Incident Beechcraft U-8 Seminole ,
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Date:Wednesday 5 January 1966
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Beechcraft U-8 Seminole
Owner/operator:United States Army Aviation
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Tampa Bay, Florida -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:McDill AFB, FL
Destination airport:Eglin AFB, FL
Crash-landed in three feet of water in Tampa Bay due to port engine failure. Occupants rescued by USCG helicopter. Aircraft salvaged by Army helicopter and flown to McDill.


St. Petersburg Times 6 January 1966, p6B (photo)

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12-Jul-2022 08:07 TB Added
12-Jul-2022 08:10 TB Updated [Narrative]
20-Aug-2023 21:15 Nepa Updated [[Narrative]]

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