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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 156372
Last updated: 6 December 2021
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Date:29-OCT-1954
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic b47 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing RB-47E Stratojet
Owner/operator:90th SRWg USAF (90th Strategic Reconnaissance Wing,g United States Air Force)
Registration: 52-0770
MSN: 450991
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:10 miles from Olathe, Kansas -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Forbes AFB, Topeka, Kansas
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Boeing RB-47E 52-0770, 90th SRW, USAF: Written off (destroyed) when crashed 10 miles from Olathe, Kansas on the night of October 29-30, 1954 in high speed spiral. Two crewmen killed, one ejected

Sources:

1. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1952.html
2. https://b-47.com/?page_id=3191
3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olathe,_Kansas


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Jun-2013 08:11 Uli Elch Added
07-Jun-2013 08:39 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Narrative]
17-Jul-2020 20:55 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Feb-2021 11:49 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]

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