Accident Martin P5M-1 Marlin 127705, Friday 9 November 1956
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Date:Friday 9 November 1956
Time:21:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic marm model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Martin P5M-1 Marlin
Owner/operator:United States Navy
Registration: 127705
MSN:
Engine model:Wright R-3350
Fatalities:Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:ca 570 km N off Bermuda -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Bermuda-Kindley Field NAS (NWU)
Destination airport:Bermuda-Kindley Field NAS (NWU)
Narrative:
Crashed at sea; reportedly on fire before the accident.
The aircraft was part of the VP-49 patrol squadron.

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