Military - United States Navy

Military - United States Navy Saturday April 30, 1983
Crashed into St. John's River just shy of the Jacksonville Naval Air Station's main runway. Shortly after takeoff, one of the engines burst into flames and the crew was trying to make it back to the air station.

Crash Details

DateSaturday April 30, 1983
LocationJacksonville, Florida
Passengers9
Crew6
Fatalities15
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeConvair CV-340
OperatorMilitary - United States Navy
Registration141010
Flight OriginJacksonville NAS
Flight Destination Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
Jacksonville, Florida
Military - United States Navy
Convair CV-340
1983