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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 156279
Last updated: 19 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic b47 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-47B Stratojet
Owner/operator:3520th CCTW USAF (3520th CCTW United States Air Force)
Registration: 51-2086
MSN: 450139
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1 mile east of Braman, North Oklahoma. -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:McConnell AFB (KIAB) Wichita, Kansas
Destination airport:McConnell AFB (KIAB) Wichita, Kansas
Crashed and burnt during training flight.

The aircraft was seen to barrel-roll before crashing and exploding 1 mile East of Braman, Kay County, North Oklahoma, 8 miles South of the Kansas border and 100 miles North of Oklhoma City.
killing, Capt. Wayne E. Andrew, Aircraft Commander, 1st. Lt. Joseph C. Cook, Co-pilot and Capt. William C. Berry, Observer.


- JF Baugher
Youngstown Vindicator 7 January 1955, p1+6,,
The Waco News-Tribune, TX - 7th January 1955
Valley Morning Star, TX - 7th January 1955
Great Bend Tribune, KS - 7th January 1955
Clovis News-Journal, NM - 7th January 1955
The Ponca City News OK - 6th January 1955

Revision history:

05-Jun-2013 16:07 Uli Elch Added
05-Jun-2013 16:44 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Location, Country, Narrative]
08-Jun-2019 20:20 TB Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
26-Mar-2020 07:35 Peter Clarke Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Jul-2020 16:33 Digger Updated [Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]

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