Accident Grumman SA-16A Albatross 7103, Saturday 22 November 1958
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Date:Saturday 22 November 1958
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic U16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Grumman SA-16A Albatross
Owner/operator:Força Aérea Portuguesa
Registration: 7103
MSN: G-241
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Azores -   Portugal
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Terceira-Lajes AFB, Azores (TER/LPLA)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Sank while alongside a ship preparing to rescue a sick seaman.

Sources:

Diário de Lisboa 23 November 1958, p8
US Navy and US Marine Corps Aircraft Serial Numbers and Bureau Numbers--1911 to Present / Joe Baugher

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