Accident Douglas TBD-1 Devastator 0315, Monday 15 August 1938
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Date:Monday 15 August 1938
Type:Douglas TBD-1 Devastator
Registration: 0315
MSN: 1797
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Hampton Roads, VA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:USS Yorktown
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Mid air collision at 1000ft with another TBD-1 and crashed, Two crew members bailed out and landed safely. The other aircraft made a safe landing.


Revision history:

31-Aug-2021 09:58 Cobar Added
05-Oct-2022 14:03 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
05-Oct-2022 14:07 Cobar Updated [Date, Aircraft type]

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