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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 158867
Last updated: 22 January 2021
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Date:02-APR-1957
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Martin B-57B Canberra
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 52-1566
C/n / msn: 149
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Pouilly-sur-Serre -   France
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Laon AB
Narrative:
Caught fire after take-off, in returning lost control on approach. Crashed and exploded in a field outside of town, 2 miles from Lyon Air Base. Pilot and navigator 1°LT Richard H. Fogarty of Westmont, N.J., killed.

Sources:

- JF Baugher and
Obituary, Courier-Post Thursday April 11, 1957
Diário de Lisboa 2 April 1957, p14


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Aug-2013 11:43 Uli Elch Added
23-Aug-2013 12:06 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Registration, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Destination airport, Narrative]
22-Oct-2016 14:43 Elisabeth02 Updated [Location]
30-Nov-2016 17:39 A.J. Scholten Updated [Cn]
04-May-2017 15:44 TomJennings4742 Updated [Source, Narrative]
03-Jul-2017 21:03 TB Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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