Accident Lockheed TV-2 131841 ?,
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Date:Tuesday 11 January 1955
Type:Silhouette image of generic T33 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lockheed TV-2
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 131841 ?
MSN: 580-6830 ?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:3 mi N of NAS Kingsville, TX -   United States of America
Departure airport:NAS Kingsville, TX/ATU-200
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Two TV-2 Navy jet trainer (131838 ?/131841 ?) collided. One crashed. Lt (jg) Peter Charles Bascom (24) killed. Other landed safely (w/o ?).

Note: (2) TV-2 131838/41 noted as "Crashed in Texas ?" 2 MAY 1955, but no entries in AAIR on this date and on 11 JAN 1955. Also possible this was TV-2 136837 noted as w/o "11 JAN 1956" but no AAIR entries avaible for this year.


The Evening Star 12 January 1955, pA3
The Victoria Advocat 12 JAN 1955, p7
not in AAIR JAN 55
(2) Forgotten Jets
Peter Charles Bascom 11 JAN 55/Find a Grave

Revision history:

21-Jan-2022 21:19 TB Added
03-Sep-2022 16:56 TB Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Sep-2022 18:30 TB Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
03-Sep-2022 18:49 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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