Accident Grumman J4F-2 Widgeon (G-44) 32977,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70876
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Date:Friday 2 January 1948
Type:Silhouette image of generic G44 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Grumman J4F-2 Widgeon (G-44)
Owner/operator:United States Coast Guard (USCG)
Registration: 32977
MSN: 1331
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Signal Mountain, TN -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Memphis NAS (NQA)
Destination airport:Chattanooga (CHA)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
"While on a ferry flight from San Diego to the east coast, en route to Chattanooga following a fuel stop at NAS Memphis during a night flight, the aircraft struck the tree tops and crashed and burned on Signal Mountain."


Revision history:

01-Jan-2010 00:42 RokinRyan Added
13-Jan-2011 15:12 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location]
13-Jan-2011 15:21 TB Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport]

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