Accident Republic F-84D Thunderjet 48-646, 17 Sep 1949
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 255326
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Type:Silhouette image of generic f84 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Republic F-84D Thunderjet
Owner/operator:82nd FS, 78th FG, USAF (82nd Fighter Squadron, 78th FG, United States Air Force)
Registration: 48-646
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:9 miles North East of Beverly, Washington -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Hamilton AFB, Novato, CA
Destination airport:
Republic F-84D-1-RE Thunderjet 48-646, 82nd FS, 78th FG, USAF: Written off (destroyed) September 17 1949 when crashed on a gunnery range 9 miles north-east of Beverly, Washington. Accident reported as a CFIT ("Controlled Flight Into Terrain"). Pilot Lawrence W Kane, USAF was killed.

Beverly, Washington, United States, is a small unincorporated community along the banks of the Columbia River in central Washington state. The community, which consists of a few hundred residents, is a few miles downriver from Wanapum Dam and is nestled at the base of Sentinel Gap, a water gap in the Saddle Mountains that predates the Columbia River.




Revision history:

02-May-2021 08:49 ASN archive Added
30-Jan-2023 21:13 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Category]

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