ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 98696
Last updated: 24 November 2014
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Date:29-MAY-1947
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B29 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing F-13A Superfortress (B-29A)
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: 45-21848
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 12
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:3 mi E of Fairbanks (PAFA) -   United States of America
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Ladd Field
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed and caught fire shortly after take-off.

Sources:
http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp
El Tiempo 31 May 1947, p19
Passauer Neue Presse 3 June 1947, p1


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Aug-2011 11:05 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Location]
09-Mar-2014 18:42 TB Updated [Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Source]
08-Oct-2014 13:12 TB Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
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