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Last updated: 20 February 2020
Fecha:martes 23 octubre 1962
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic C135 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing C-135B Stratolifter
Operador:United States Air Force - USAF
Registración: 62-4136
Numéro de série: 18476/C42
Año de Construcción: 1962-07-03 (4 months)
Horas Totales de la Célula:150
Motores: 4 Pratt & Whitney TF33-P-5
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 7 / Ocupantes: 7
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 7 / Ocupantes: 7
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Guantánamo NAS (NBW) (   Cuba)
Fase: Aproximación (APR)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Wrightstown-McGuire AFB, NJ (WRI/KWRI), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Guantánamo NAS (NBW/MUGM), Cuba
Stalled and crashed short of runway on final approach.

» Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker: More Than Just a Tanker (Aerofax Series) / Robert S Hopkins, III


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This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not display the exact flight path.
Distance from Wrightstown-McGuire AFB, NJ to Guantánamo NAS as the crow flies is 2221 km (1388 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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