Accident Grumman UF-2 Albatross , Friday 27 October 1961
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Date:Friday 27 October 1961
Type:Silhouette image of generic U16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Grumman UF-2 Albatross
Owner/operator:US Navy
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Andrew Lake, Adak Island, AK -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Adak NAS, AK
Destination airport:
Crashed into the lake, broke in two and sank.


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27-Apr-2024 16:50 Cobar Added

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