Accident Douglas B-26 Invader (JD-1) , Tuesday 9 January 1962
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Date:Tuesday 9 January 1962
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas B-26 Invader (JD-1)
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:off Coronado, California -   United States of America
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:NAS North Island, CA/VU-7
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The JD-1 Invader utility radar tracking plane crashed into the ocean after a total loss of power.

Sources:

Coronado Eagle and Journal 11 January 1962, p2

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Jul-2022 16:19 TB Added
07-Jul-2024 22:31 Nepa Updated [Location, Operator]

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