Accident Fairchild C-82A Packet 45-57798, Tuesday 11 April 1950
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Date:Tuesday 11 April 1950
Type:Silhouette image of generic C82 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fairchild C-82A Packet
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 45-57798
MSN: 10168
Year of manufacture:1947
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Cornwallis Island, NT -   Canada
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Take-off accident due to engine failure.


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24 March 1949 45-57798 United States Air Force - USAF 0 510 km NW of Resolute Bay, NU sub
Forced landing


photo (c) Tim Purcell; Cornwallis Island, NT; 1950

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