ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48408
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Narrative:B-52D s/n 56‑0595 call sign "Red 2" of 4133 BW(P) (Aircraft from 454th BW). Crashed and destroyed on July 7 1967 in a mid-air collision with B-52 s/n 56-0627 over South China Sea, 20 miles offshore, off Binh Dinh Province, South Vietnam, while changing formation lead.
|Date:||Friday 7 July 1967|
Boeing B-52D-75-BO Stratofortress
|Owner/operator:||22nd BW, assigned to 4133rd BW(P) USAF|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 6|
|Aircraft damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||20 miles offshore, off Binh Dinh Province , South Vietnam -
|Departure airport:||Andersen AFB, Guam (PGUA)|
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
Crew: From 454th BW, three killed, three survived
Pilot/Commander:Capt George Westbrook USAF survived.
Co-pilot:Capt Harold Dean Thompson USAF survived.
Nav: Capt Charles Herman Blankenship USAF killed.
Rad/Nav: 1st/Lt George Emerson Jones USAF killed.
EWO: Capt Toki Endo USAF survived.
AG: M/Sgt Olen Burke McLaughlin USAF killed.
http://www.airliners.net/aviation-forums/military/read.main/18199/ 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 http://www.nampows.org/B-52.html http://www.museumofthesoldier.com/localheros.htm http://airforce.togetherweserved.com/usaf/servlet/tws.webapp.WebApp?cmd=ShadowBoxProfile&type=Person&ID=80954 http://airforce.togetherweserved.com/usaf/servlet/tws.webapp.WebApp?cmd=ShadowBoxProfile&type=Person&ID=79614 https://www.findagrave.com/page=gr&GRid=14475961
||Dr. John Smith
||Updated [Operator, Location, Country, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]|
||Dr. John Smith
||Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]|
||Updated [Operator, Other fatalities]|
||Updated [Embed code, Narrative]|
||Updated [Operator, Operator]|
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