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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 70575
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Date:30-JUN-1950
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic b50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-50A-5-BO Superfortress
Owner/operator:20th BSqn /2d BGp USAF (20th BSqn /2d BGp United States Air Force)
Registration: 46-009
MSN: 15729
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 12
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Tampa, Florida -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Chatham AFB, GA
Destination airport:MacDill AFB, FL
Narrative:
The crew of B-50A (pilot Harry E. Willingham, Jr.) bailed out due to an in-flight fire. At least five crewmen survived; seven others were missing.

Sources:

http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html
http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Dec-2009 11:48 harro Added
01-Mar-2013 11:18 Tetrapack Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Apr-2020 15:25 Reno Raines Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]
31-Jan-2021 15:27 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]

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