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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 182941
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic b47 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-47B Stratojet
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 51-2344
MSN: 450397
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Knob Noster, MO -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Whiteman AFB, MO
Destination airport:
Jet bomber crashed on emergency landing shortly after take-off.


Youngstown Vindicator 28 February 1956, p26

Revision history:

30-Dec-2015 08:52 JINX Added
24-Feb-2016 21:56 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Feb-2017 21:38 TB Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
11-Feb-2017 21:39 TB Updated [Location]
24-Nov-2017 17:50 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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