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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 156365
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Date:30-JUL-1956
Time:
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 (United States Air Force - USAF)
Registration: 52-0572
MSN: 450857
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Unknown *crashed at Smoky Hill AFB -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Tyre blew on takeoff, aircraft went into overrun area and exploded.
Four crewmembers killed.
* Homebase: 40th BW, Smoky Hill AFB, KS.

Sources:

- JF Baugher


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Jun-2013 08:10 Uli Elch Added
07-Jun-2013 08:22 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Narrative]
11-May-2014 19:33 mrsteve Updated [Location]

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