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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 156367
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Date:04-OCT-1955
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)
Registration: 52-0580
MSN: 450865
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Galva, KS -   United States of America
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Smoky Hill AFB, KS
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed soon after take-off. Crew parachuted to safety.

Sources:

- JF Baugher
Youngstown Vindicator 5 October 1955, p26


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Jun-2013 08:10 Uli Elch Added
07-Jun-2013 08:24 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Location, Country, Narrative]
20-Jun-2019 20:04 TB Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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