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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170930
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:99-JUN-1955
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Martin B-57B Canberra
Owner/operator:71st BSqn /328th BWg USAF (71st BSqn /328th Bomb Wingg United States Air Force)
Registration: 52-1565
MSN: 159
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Dover AFB, Delaware -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Dover AFB, DE (DOV/KDOV)
Narrative:
Damaged in June 1955 in a landing accident at Dover AFB. Delaware (DOV/KDOV). Repaired. Later shot down in Vietnam 14.12.1965.

Sources:

1. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1952.html
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20180422214820/http://www.millionmonkeytheater.com/B-57.html

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

11 Jun 1955 53-3825 United States Air Force - USAF 2 Randolph, TX w/o


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Feb-2016 22:56 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
30-Nov-2016 14:13 A.J. Scholten Updated [Cn]
09-Feb-2021 08:42 werich Updated [Operator, Operator]

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