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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 63317
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:20-APR-1953
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic C195 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 195 (LC-126)
Owner/operator:De Luchtvaart van het Leger van Verenigde Staten
Registration: 51-6962
MSN: 7805
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:26 km NE van Gainesville, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Ft.. nog
Destination airport:Kamp Polk, LA
Narrative:
Collided with Navy SNB. Navy plane (Pilot and co-pilot*) landed safely.

Sources:

http://www.armyaircrews.com/fixed.html
El Litoral 21 April 1953, p1
Diário de Lisboa 21 April 19crash53, p12*
USAF serials


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
30-Jul-2014 15:54 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
21-Jan-2015 20:44 TB Updated [Source]
18-Jun-2017 16:13 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
05-May-2021 13:36 A.J.Scholten Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]

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