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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 114528
Last updated: 1 February 2021
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Date:04-JAN-1951
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic T6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American T-6D Texan
Owner/operator:6147th TCGp USAF (6147th TCGp United States Air Force)
Registration: 42-86108
C/n / msn: 88-1788919
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Itazuke AB, Hakata Station, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka -   Japan
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Itazuke AB, Hakata Stn, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka, Japan (FUK/RJFF)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
42-86108 (MSN 88-1788919) 2532nd Base Unit (Pilot School, Specialized, Very Heavy), Randolph Field, San Antonio, TX. Damaged landing at Randolph Auxiliary Field #6, Zuehl, TX 22 January 1945. Squadron C, 2543rd Base Unit (Instructor School, Central), Waco Field, TX. Damaged landing at Waco Field 25 May 1945. 2532nd Base Unit (Pilot School, Specialized, Very Heavy), Randolph Field, San Antonio, TX. Damaged landing at Randolph Field 27 December 1945.

To 6147th Tactical Control Squadron, 6147th Tactical Control Group, Fifth Air Force, Taegu East AB (K-2), South Korea. To Fifth Air Force, Ashiya AB, Osaka, Japan. Accident at Ashiya AB 31 Jul 1949. To Fifth Air Force, Itazuke AB, Fukuoka, Japan.

Damage in an accident at Itazuke AB 27 August 1949. Written off (damaged beyond repair) when Crashed taking off in bad weather from Itazuke AB, Hakata Station, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka, Japan 4 January 1951.

Sources:

1. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1942_4.html
2. https://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/1950s/1951Jan.htm
3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fukuoka_Airport#Korean_War


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Jan-2021 02:52 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Jan-2021 02:55 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
01-Feb-2021 11:39 Anon. Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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