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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 158897
Last updated: 8 April 2021
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Date:21-MAR-1960
Time:morning
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: 53-3953
C/n / msn: 30
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Denton, MD -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Martins Airport, Baltimore, MD
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into houses on test flight after modifications. Pilot Capt William F. Smith (32) ejected but was seriosly injured.

Sources:

http://www.gendisasters.com/maryland/16568/denton-md-bomber-falls-house-mar-1960_
Youngstown Vindicator 22 March 1960, p1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Aug-2013 15:27 Uli Elch Added
23-Aug-2013 15:31 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Registration, Location]
26-Jan-2016 20:32 Anon. Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Source]
06-Dec-2016 14:27 A.J.Scholten Updated [Cn]
08-Apr-2021 19:53 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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