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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47789
Last updated: 17 October 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing RB-52B-25-BO Stratofortress
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 53-0371
C/n / msn: 16850
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Merced-Castle AFB, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Merced-Castle AFB, CA
Destination airport:
Aborted take-off at high speed. Aircraft sank back and then ran off the runway.


Revision history:

07-Nov-2008 10:15 ASN archive Added
25-Oct-2009 22:07 JINX Updated
25-Oct-2009 22:09 JINX Updated
02-Nov-2009 07:57 JINX Updated
15-Feb-2013 15:40 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
29-Aug-2013 13:39 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
31-Jan-2019 15:53 wf Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport]

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