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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 98676
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic b50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-50D-75-BO Superfortress
Owner/operator:49th BSqn /2d BWg USAF (49th BSqn /2d Bomb Wingg United States Air Force)
Registration: 48-055
MSN: 15864
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hunter AFB, Georgia -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Hunter AFB, Georgia
Destination airport:Hunter AFB, GA
The B-50D (pilot Forrest M. Link) crashed in flames shortly after take-off from a height of 50 feet into a wooded area just beyond the runway of Hunter AFB.


Revision history:

07-Mar-2013 07:39 Tetrapack Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
07-Apr-2020 10:07 Reno Raines Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Operator]

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