C-119 Fairchild Flying Boxcar Gamble Chalk 1

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Date: Friday 7 November 1952
Time: ca 02:30
Type: Silhouette image of generic C119 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairchild C-119C-22-FA Flying Boxcar
Operator: United States Air Force – USAF
Registration: 51-2560
C/n / msn: 10518
First flight:
Engines: Pratt & Whitney R-4360-20WA
Crew: Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Passengers: Fatalities: 14 / Occupants: 14
Total: Fatalities: 19 / Occupants: 19
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location: Mt. McKinley, AK (   United States of America)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature: Military