Accident Budd RB-1 Conestoga 39296, Wednesday 30 August 1944
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Date:Wednesday 30 August 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic bc93 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Budd RB-1 Conestoga
Owner/operator:United States Navy
Registration: 39296
MSN: 005
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Chesapeake Bay, MD -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
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Destination airport:
Ditched after both engines failed at 800 feet. Airplane sank on the bottom of the bay and abandoned.


A Story of the Budd RB-1 Conestoga / by Nancy Canavan Heslop


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