Key West Naval Air Station sailors looking over damage in hangar caused by a jet engine.

Key West Naval Air Station sailors looking over damage in hangar caused by a jet engine.


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  • DM6279

Year

  • 1958?

Date Note

  • Possibly photographed on October 30, 1958.

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General Note

  • Accompanying note: "NAS Key West sailors and contract employees from 'Maytag' looking over fire damage. Note foam cans in foreground. These are protein foam cans, this was the foam used to combat fuel fires up until the early 1970's when AFFF came along and replaced it."
  • Accompanying newspaper article cut 10/31/58 indicates: A jet engine broke from a testing table causing approximately $50,000 damage and slightly injuring two airmen, C.D. West and W.G. Guinn.

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  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 8 x 10 in.

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Key West Naval Air Station sailors looking over damage in hangar caused by a jet engine.
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Chicago Manual of Style

Key West Naval Air Station sailors looking over damage in hangar caused by a jet engine. 1958?. Black & white photoprint, 8 x 10 in. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/101798>, accessed 19 July 2019.

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Key West Naval Air Station sailors looking over damage in hangar caused by a jet engine. 1958?. Black & white photoprint. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 19 Jul. 2019.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/101798>.

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(State Archives of Florida)