Accident Douglas AD-4NA Skyraider 126925,
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Date:Wednesday 7 January 1953
Type:Silhouette image of generic A1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas AD-4NA Skyraider
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 126925
MSN: 7725
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:NAS Alameda, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:NAS Alameda, CA/VA-65
Nosed down into the San Francisco Bay from 200ft into 35ft of water off the end of the runway. Lt (jg) William Riley Videto (24).


Santa Cruz Sentinel 8 January 1953, p20

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29-Oct-2022 07:42 TB Added

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