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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 176370
Last updated: 20 September 2021
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Date:19-JAN-1960
Time:
Type:Martin P4M-1Q Mercator
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 124365
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 16 / Occupants: 16
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mt Karanfil -   Turkey
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Napoli
Destination airport:Adana/Incirlik
Narrative:
Crashed into Mount Karanfil killing all 16. Their bodies were recovered by the RAF Nicosia MRT.

Sources:

El Litoral 20 January 1960, p1
Milliyet Gazete 20 January 1960, p5


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-May-2015 16:46 TB Added
25-May-2015 16:55 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Country, Damage, Narrative]
25-May-2015 16:55 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
22-Nov-2017 14:49 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
22-Nov-2017 14:59 TB Updated [Date]
22-Nov-2017 15:14 TB Updated [Registration, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Aug-2020 19:39 refnac Updated [Location, Country, Phase, Narrative]
27-Dec-2020 14:08 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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