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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201603
Last updated: 5 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C97 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing KC-97 Stratotanker
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 53-336
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Homestead AFB, FL -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Forced landing in the Everglades after running out of fuel. One killed and one critical injured. Four bailed out. Airplane warned away from Homestead AFB due to weather, but was unable to reach another airport.


Youngstown Vindicator 7 January 1958, p1
The Windsor Daily Star 7 Janury 1958, p1

Revision history:

22-Nov-2017 14:37 TB Added
20-Dec-2017 12:54 TB Updated [Source]
28-Jan-2018 18:28 j155 Updated [Registration, Phase, Source]

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