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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 156361
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic b47 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-47E Stratojet
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 52-0535
MSN: 450820
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:6,5 mi E of Tampa, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Two B47 Stratojet bombers, 52-0535 and 51-2286 collided mid-air over Tampa, FL and exploded. Both aircraft crashed adjacent to US Hwy 301 just north of Causeway Blvd on the east side of Tampa.


Youngstown Vindicator 20 December 1955, p1+8

Revision history:

07-Jun-2013 08:10 Uli Elch Added
07-Jun-2013 08:13 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Location, Country, Narrative]
09-Feb-2017 16:03 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
05-Feb-2019 21:01 Anon. Updated [Date, Source, Narrative]
24-Jun-2019 13:56 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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