PV-1 Ventura, BUNO 33100Lockheed B 34 USAAF in flight lítil

The Incident:

BUNO 33100 was departing Naval Airfield Reykjavík for anti-submarine patrol. The aircraft caught fire on take-off and crashed. Aircraft written off.

The Crew:

All escaped without injuries.
Duke, George M.
Pinkerton, Ralph M.
McGory, Arthur W.
Gaska, Matthew

The Aircraft:

Type: Lockheed PV-1 Ventura
BUNO: 33100
Operator: US Navy, VP-128 Squadron
The Squadron operated PV-1 Ventura from NAF Reykjavík from 23 August 1943
to 18 December 1943 under operational control of FAW 7 (Fleet Air Wing)

Details on aircraft: WikipediaYoutube

VP-128 Mishap summary