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Last updated: 19 September 2021
Fecha:domingo 22 enero 1961
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic CONI model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed WV-2 Super Constellation
Operador:United States Navy
Registración: 143193
Numéro de série: 4467
Año de Construcción: 1957
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 6 / Ocupantes: 22
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 6 / Ocupantes: 22
Víctimas en Tierra:Fatalidades: 3
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Midway Island-Sand Island Field (MDY) (   US Islas Remotas Menores)
Fase: Aterrizaje (LDG)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Midway Island-Sand Island Field (MDY/PMDY), US Islas Remotas Menores
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Midway Island-Sand Island Field (MDY/PMDY), US Islas Remotas Menores
While returning from aborted barrier mission, the aircraft hit seawall debris at end of the short runway. The main mount was sheared off and it cartwheeled, slid into a Crash Crew Truck, exploded and burned. All 3 inside the truck also suffered fatal injuries.

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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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