Date: May 22, 1962
Time: 1140
Location: Near Markt Schwaben, West Germany
Operator: Military - U.S. Navy
Flight #: ?
Route: ?
AC Type: Lockheed C121J
Registration: 131390
cn / ln: 4310
Aboard: 26   (passengers:22  crew:4)
Fatalities: 26   (passengers:22  crew:4)
Ground: 0
Summary: After departing Rhein-Main Air Base, the pilot sent a distress message requesting an emergency landing. Soon after, the aircraft disintegrated losing it's left wing. Some sort of undetermined emergency led to explosive decompression which led to the destruction of the plane.

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