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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 64159
Last updated: 13 June 2019
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Date:31-AUG-1956
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: 11 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:50 mi N of Anchorage, AK -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Elmendorf AFB, AK
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Weather plane crashed on an island in the Susitna River.

Sources:

Youngstown Vindicator 1 September 1956, p2


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
10-Jul-2009 16:52 angels one five Updated
26-Jan-2014 18:11 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
09-Feb-2014 16:04 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
19-Nov-2017 13:48 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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