Incident Vought SBU-2 Corsair 0805,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 78023
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Date:Sunday 30 January 1938
Type:Vought SBU-2 Corsair
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 0805
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Opa-Locka, FL -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:NRAB Opa-Locka, FL
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Little or no information is available
Lost control after an engine fire due to an explosion and crashed. The crew members bailed out safely.


Revision history:

02-Oct-2022 12:07 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Oct-2022 12:10 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type]

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