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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 223797
Last updated: 29 May 2019
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Date:17-JAN-1957
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic b50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing WB-50
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 12 / Occupants: 12
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Fairbanks, AK -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed and burnt on take-off in snow and darkness on a 3,700 miles observation flight.

Sources:

Desert Sun 17 January 1957, p1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Apr-2019 15:02 TB Added
29-May-2019 08:30 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
29-May-2019 08:31 TB Updated [Phase]

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