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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48402
Last updated: 19 August 2020
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Date:12-DEC-1957
Time:16:02
Type:Silhouette image of generic B52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-52D-75-BO Stratofortress
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 56-0597
C/n / msn: 17280
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1 mi W of Spokane-Fairchild AFB, WA -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Spokane-Fairchild AFB, WA
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Loss of control due to incorrect wiring of stabilizer trim switch.

Sources:

http://www.historylink.org/index.cfm?DisplayPage=output.cfm&file_id=9857
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/1956.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Nov-2008 10:15 ASN archive Added
31-Oct-2009 09:49 JINX Updated
31-Oct-2009 19:25 JINX Updated
15-Feb-2013 12:03 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
29-Aug-2013 12:40 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
31-Jan-2019 15:26 wf Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport]

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