Incident Boeing B-52D-65-BO Stratofortress 55-0115,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48403
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Date:Tuesday 3 December 1968
Type:Silhouette image of generic B52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing B-52D-65-BO Stratofortress
Owner/operator:306th BWg /4252th SWg USAF
Registration: 55-0115
MSN: 17231
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kadena AB, Okinawa -   Japan
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Kadena AB, Okinawa
Destination airport:Kadena AB, Okinawa
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
B-52D s/n 55‑0115 of 306th BW, Kadena AB, attached to 4252th SW. Overshot runway on landing approach to Kadena AB on Decewmber 3 1968. Destroyed by fire, remnants salvaged February 1 1969. No casualties reported.

Sources: (Scamble 253)

Revision history:

07-Nov-2008 10:15 ASN archive Added
30-Oct-2009 09:12 JINX Updated
17-Feb-2013 19:15 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
07-Feb-2020 10:04 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Operator]
23-Nov-2020 12:47 Anon. Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]

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