Accident Fairchild C-119C Flying Boxcar 49-160, Wednesday 11 March 1953
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Date:Wednesday 11 March 1953
Type:Silhouette image of generic C119 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fairchild C-119C Flying Boxcar
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 49-160
MSN: 10397
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:10 km SE of Daejeon -   South Korea
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
The left hand engine of the C-119C transport plane broke off following an explosion. The four crew members bailed out safely.
The airplane was en route from Japan to Seoul, South Korea.


Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
The Tuscaloosa News - Mar 11, 1953

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