ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 64159
Last updated: 13 June 2019
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

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)
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
Departure airport:Elmendorf AFB, AK
Destination airport:
Weather plane crashed on an island in the Susitna River.


Youngstown Vindicator 1 September 1956, p2

Revision history:

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]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description