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Convair Charger, Model 48 Accident Investigation Report Collection
SDASM.SC.10029  
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Description
The collection contains reports, correspondences, and photos of the Convair Charger Model 48 crash on October 19, 1965.
Background
Founded by Reuben H. Fleet in 1923, Consolidated Aircraft Corporation (later Convair) became one of the most significant aircraft manufacturers in American History. For roughly 60 years this prolific company was synonymous with San Diego. Convair was responsible for the PBY Catalina, B-24 Liberator, F-102 Delta Dagger, as well as the Atlas missile.
Extent
0.4 Cubic Feet 1 Box
Restrictions
Some copyright may be reserved. Consult with the library director for more information.
Availability
The collection is open to researchers by appointment.