Accident Boeing F2B-1 A-7453,
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Date:Tuesday 25 February 1930
Type:Boeing F2B-1
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: A-7453
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Pacific Ocean off Panama -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:USS Saratoga
Destination airport:
Broke up in midair at 500ft and crashed into the Pacific after pulling out of a simulated dive bomb attack on the USS Lexington. Was engaged in naval maneuvers off the coast of Panama.


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14-Aug-2022 18:03 Cobar Added

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