Accident Boeing KC-97G Stratotanker 53-336,
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Date:Tuesday 7 January 1958
Type:Silhouette image of generic C97 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing KC-97G Stratotanker
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 53-336
MSN: 17118
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 6
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:20 mi W of Homestead AFB, FL -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
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.


St. Petersburg Times 8 January 1958, p8A (photo with registration)

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]
24-Apr-2022 16:20 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Source]

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