- ACCIDENT DETAILS
Date: December 05, 1945
Time: 20:00
Location: Off the Florida coast
Operator: Military - U.S. Navy
Flight #: 19
Route: ?
AC Type: Five Grumman TBM Avengers
Registration: ?
cn / ln: ?
Aboard: 14   (passengers:0  crew:14)
Fatalities: 14   (passengers:0  crew:14)
Ground: 0
Summary: The five aircraft, (23307) (73209) (46325) (46094) (45714), flying out of the U.S. Naval Air Station at Fort Lauderdale, on a training mission, became lost, ran out of fuel and crashed into the Atlantic Ocean. No trace of the planes were ever found. This was the incident that began the "Bermuda Triangle" legend.
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