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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153874
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic b50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-50A-25-BO Superfortress
Owner/operator:63th BSqn /43d BWg USAF (63th BSqn /43d Bomb Wingg United States Air Force)
Registration: 46-049
MSN: 15769
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:20 miles SE of Chandler, Arizona -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ
Destination airport:Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ
The B-50A (pilot Roy B. Martin) crashed after a mid-air collision with B-50A (47-101). Four crewmen bailed out successfully, one was killed in parachute attempt and seven were unable to bail out and were killed in the crash. The other B-50 managed to land safely.


Revision history:

08-Mar-2013 02:43 Tetrapack Added
07-Apr-2020 09:52 Reno Raines Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]

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