Date & Time: Apr 8, 1942
Type of aircraft:
Martin B-26 Marauder
Survey / Patrol / Reconnaissance
Papua New Guinea
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
On a flight to Port Moresby, both engines failed. The crew attempted to make an emergency landing. While the aircraft was damaged beyond repair, all eight occupants were uninjured.
Double engine failure due to fuel exhaustion.