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Last updated: 1 December 2020
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Datum:Mittwoch 17 April 1957
Zeit:09:33
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic CONI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed WV-2 Super Constellation
Fluggesellschaft:United States Navy
Kennzeichen: 141314
Werknummer: 4438
Baujahr: 1956
Betriebsstunden:558
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 24
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 24
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Argentia Naval Air Station, NL (NWP) (   Kanada)
Flugphase: Landung (LDG)
Betriebsart:Militär
Flug von:Argentia NAS, NL (NWP), Kanada
Flug nach:Argentia NAS, NL (NWP), Kanada
Unfallbericht:
The Super Constellation took off from Argentia for a normal barrier flight. A fire caused by overheated brake and tire, caused an explosion in the left wheel well and the no. 2 (left-hand inboard) engine fell off. The flight crew carried out a wheels-up forced landing at Argentia NAS.

Informationsquelle:
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photo of Lockheed-WV-2-Super-Constellation-141314
accident date: 17-04-1957
type: Lockheed WV-2 Super Constellation
registration: 141314
 

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This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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