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Last updated: 16 October 2021
Datum:Sonntag 19 Dezember 1971
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DHC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada C-7A Caribou (DHC-4)
Fluggesellschaft:United States Air Force - USAF
Kennzeichen: 62-4173
Werknummer: 112
Baujahr: 1963
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 0
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 3
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:48 km (30 Meilen) W vom Land entfernt von San Francisco, CA, USA (   Pacific Ocean)
Flugphase: Unbekannt (UNK)
Flug von:?
Flug nach:Sacramento-McClellan AFB, CA (MCC/KMCC), USA
Ditched off the Farallon Islands while on a ferry flight back to the U.S.

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photo of C-7A-Caribou-62-4173
accident date: 19-12-1971
type: de Havilland Canada C-7A Caribou
registration: 62-4173
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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