Accident Douglas AD-6 Skyraider 134582,
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Date:Wednesday 5 January 1955
Type:Silhouette image of generic A1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas AD-6 Skyraider
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 134582
MSN: 9812
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Mont Caroux, Béziers, Hérault 34 -   France
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:USS Randolph/VA-42
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Carrier plane lost in snowstorm. Wreckage found near Mont Caroux, 15 miles northwest of Beziers, a few days later. Around 40 miles west of Montpellier. Robert S. Hurst.


Youngstown Vindicator 10 January 1955, p13

Revision history:

08-Jun-2019 20:35 TB Added
11-Oct-2021 17:17 Gerzam Updated [Narrative]
21-Mar-2022 06:32 Gerzam Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Phase]
21-Mar-2022 06:33 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
01-Oct-2022 15:52 TB Updated [Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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