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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 98662
Last updated: 21 September 2017
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Type:Boeing B-47B Stratojet
Owner/operator:4020th AAF Base Unit, USAF
Registration: 50-0007
C/n / msn: 450022
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:2
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:3 miles NE of Wichita, Kansas -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Wichita AFB, KS
Destination airport:
1st September 1951 USAF B-47B Stratojet 50-0007 on a formation test flight, crashed after mid air collision with B-47B 50-024 three miles north east of base (Wichita AFB, Kansas). Both crew - Chester A. Clothorp and Oppenheimer - killed. The crew of B-47B 50-0024 were also killed (which see)



Revision history:

05-Jun-2013 07:52 Uli Elch Updated [Registration, Cn, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Oct-2013 19:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Oct-2013 19:27 Dr. John Smith Updated [Other fatalities, Narrative]

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