ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 60752
Last updated: 29 August 2014
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Date:31-MAY-1955
Time:
Type:Boeing RB-47 Stratojet
Owner/operator:301st BW, USAF
Registration: 51-7073
C/n / msn: 450616
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Barksdale AFB, Lousiana -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Barksdale AFB, LA
Destination airport:
Narrative:
B-47E Stratojet 51-7073 301st BW, Barksdale AFB, LA: stalled on takeoff due to fuel CG malfunction, crashed and burned on takeoff, killing all four crew

Major William H, Perkins (Aircraft Captain)
Lt Col Frank J.P. Rasor (Co-Pilot)
Major Robert J. Waste (observer)
Airman Richard C. Olivio (crew chief)

Sources:
1. http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/B-47.htm
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1951.html
3. http://www.millionmonkeytheater.com/B-47.html
4. http://www.accident-report.com/world/namerica/US/LA1.html
5. http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/dbaloc.asp?Loc=ar&offset=18650


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Oct-2013 20:19 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
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