Accident Fairchild C-119G Flying Boxcar 12695/BW-E, Friday 6 December 1968
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Date:Friday 6 December 1968
Type:Silhouette image of generic C119 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fairchild C-119G Flying Boxcar
Owner/operator:Royal Norwegian Air Force - RNoAF
Registration: 12695/BW-E
MSN: 10684
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Røros Airport (RRS) -   Norway
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Røros Airport (RRS/ENRO)
The Fairchild C-119G Flying Boxcar transport plane, coded BW-E, came in too low while landing at Røros Airport (RRS), Norway. The left hand main gear struck the ground some 13 m short of the runway. The gear collapsed and the airplane the slid off the side of the runway.


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USAAS-USAAC-USAAF-USAF Aircraft Serial Numbers--1908 to Present / Joe Baugher


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