Bureau of Aircraft Accidents Archives
Bureau d'Archives des Accidents d'Avions

Crash of a Lockheed P2V-7 Neptune off Hachinohe: 10 killed

Accident description

  • Feb 6, 1962 at 1615 LT
  • 4621
  • Flight
  • Survey / Patrol / Reconnaissance
  • No
  • Lake, Sea, Ocean
  • Kanoya - Kanoya
  • 226-2005
  • Hachinohe, Tōhoku
  • Japan
  • Asia
  • 10
  • 10
  • 0
  • 0
  • 10
  • While on a maritime patrol flight along the east Japanese coast, the airplane went out of control and crashed into the sea off Hachinohe. All ten crew members were killed.