ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48294
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Narrative:Incorrect trim setting during touch-and-go approach led to 58-0180 crashing on February 1 1960 at Ramey AFB, near Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. All seven crew were killed.
|Date:||Monday 1 February 1960|
Boeing B-52G-95-BW Stratofortress
|Owner/operator:||72nd BWg USAF|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7|
|Aircraft damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Ramey AFB, near Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. -
|Departure airport:||Ramey AFB, PR (TJBQ)|
|Destination airport:||Ramey AFB, PR (TJBQ)|
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
Pilot:Col Samuel G Porterfield (vice-commander 72nd BW) USAF killed.
Lt Col Keith M Garrison USAF killed.
Capt Nabor Mendez Pelegrina USAF killed.
1st/Lt George G Fetterer USAF killed.
2nd/Lt Kent W Slaughter USAF killed.
Capt Robert E Howell USAF killed.
M/Sgt William R Hill USAF killed.
http://web.archive.org/web/20171101061754/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/aircraft_by_type/b52_stratofortress.htm http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1958.html https://www.findagrave.com/page=gr&GRid=36787375 http://b52stratofortressassociation.yuku.com/sreply/75/t/Re-Ramey-crash.html#.UR7Hbp1hiSo https://www.findagrave.com/page=gr&GRid=685938
||Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]|
||Dr. John Smith
||Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]|
||Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative, Operator]|
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