Accident Beechcraft JRB-4 (C-45) ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238839
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Date:Thursday 13 January 1949
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Beechcraft JRB-4 (C-45)
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Indianapolis, Indiana -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Engine failure soon after take-off. Circled and attempted to return, but crashed.


The News-Sentinel 14 January 1949, p1
not in AAIR

Revision history:

30-Jul-2020 16:43 TB Added
24-Sep-2022 17:17 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
11-Apr-2024 12:22 Nepa Updated [Location, Operator]

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