Mid-air collision Accident Douglas AD-1 Skyraider 09279, Friday 8 January 1954
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Date:Friday 8 January 1954
Type:Silhouette image of generic A1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas AD-1 Skyraider
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 09279
MSN: 2107
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:12 miles from NAAS Cabaniss Field, Texas -   United States of America
Departure airport:NAAS Cabaniss Field, TX/ATU-301
Destination airport:
Collided with AD-1 09307 over the Chapman Ranch.
Lt.Michael Emil Dearcot (pilot) USN parachuted to safety.


Cleburne Times-Review 10 January 1954, p5

Revision history:

16-Oct-2022 17:11 TB Added
17-May-2024 18:29 Nepa Updated [Location, Narrative, Operator]

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