Descripción del Accidente ASN 20 SEP 1989 Boeing KC-135E Stratotanker 57-1481 - Fairbanks-Eielson AFB, AK (EIL)
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Fecha:mircoles 20 septiembre 1989
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic K35E model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing KC-135E Stratotanker
Operador:United States Air Force - USAF
Registración: 57-1481
Numéro de série: 17552/161
Año de Construcción: 1958-10-10 (31 years)
Motores: 4 Pratt & Whitney TF33-PW-102
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 7
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 0 / Ocupantes: 0
Total:Fatalidades: 2 / Ocupantes: 7
Daños en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Fairbanks-Eielson AFB, AK (EIL) (   Estados Unidos de América)
Fase: En Espera (STD)
Aeropuerto de Salida:Fairbanks-Eielson AFB, AK (EIL/PAEI), Estados Unidos de América
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Fairbanks-Eielson AFB, AK (EIL/PAEI), Estados Unidos de América
While shutting down the engines, an explosion occurred due to an overheated fuel pump.

» Air Force tanker explodes in Alaska, two die, five hurt (Elyria Chronicle Telegram, 1989-09-21)


photo of Boeing-KC-135E-Stratotanker-57-1481
accident date: 20-09-1989
type: Boeing KC-135E Stratotanker
registration: 57-1481


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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