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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 202409
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:02-AUG-1959
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic T28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American T-28A
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Revolucionaria (FAR)
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Miami Int'l Airport, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Two of four Cuban Air Force training planes wrecked by homemade nitroglycerine bombs. Former Government of Batista airplanes for repaires here after Castro rebels took over. Type not confirmed but possible.

Sources:

Youngstown Vindicator 3 August 1959, p6


Revision history:

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