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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 98448
Last updated: 7 December 2021
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Date:24-SEP-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B29 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-29 Superfortress
Owner/operator:498th BGp /873rd BSqn USAAF
Registration: 42-24602
MSN: 4263
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:12 miles South of Kearney AAF, Nebraska -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Kearny AAF, Nebraska
Destination airport:
Narrative:
B-29-40-BW 42-24602: Delivered to the USAAF 22 July 1944. Assigned to the 873rd Bomb Squadron, 498th Bomb Group, Great Bend AAF, Kansas.

Written off (damaged beyond repair) when force landed 24 September 1944, 12 miles south of Kearney AAF, Nebraska.

Sources:

1. http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/dbahb.asp?HB=aaf&offset=13325
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1942_1.html
3. http://ww35.usafunithistory.com/PDF/0800/873%20TACTICAL%20MISSILE%20SQ.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Jun-2017 22:23 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
23-Mar-2020 16:00 DG333 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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