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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48342
Last updated: 9 March 2021
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Date:28-SEP-1987
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rockwell B-1B Lancer
Owner/operator:US Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 84-0052
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr La Junta, CO -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed after birds were ingested in the engines. The 3 survivors were reported in good condition with minor injuries at the U.S. Air Force Academy hospital in Colorado Springs. "The other three crew members . . . are all dead,"

Sources:

AD 30-9-1987
http://articles.latimes.com/1987-09-29/news/mn-11023_1_bird-strike


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Nov-2008 10:15 ASN archive Added
10-Feb-2012 11:34 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
04-Jan-2018 12:51 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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