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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48283
Last updated: 3 September 2020
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Date:04-FEB-1977
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-52H-165-BW Stratofortress
Owner/operator:93rd BWg USAF (93rd Bomb Wingg United States Air Force)
Registration: 61-0011
C/n / msn: 464438
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Merced-Castle AFB, California -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Merced-Castle AFB, CA
Destination airport:Merced-Castle AFB, CA
Narrative:
B-52H-165 BW damaged February 4 1977, presumed to have been at Castle AFB, CA, details not known. Presumably repaired, as seen (per picture below) at RAF Leuchars on September 12 2009

Sources:

http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1961.html
http://web.archive.org/web/20171101061754/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/aircraft_by_type/b52_stratofortress.htm


Images:

Photo of 61-0011 courtesy AirHistory.net


Leuchars (EGQL / ADX)
10 September 2009; (c) Mark McEwan

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Nov-2008 10:15 ASN archive Added
15-Feb-2013 23:52 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
19-Feb-2013 09:32 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
31-Jan-2019 22:07 wf Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Damage, Narrative]
03-Feb-2019 08:05 wf Updated [Aircraft type]
11-Mar-2020 16:41 DG333 Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]

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