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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 97539
Last updated: 7 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-17F Flying Fortress
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: 42-5128
Fatalities:Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:6 Mi E Fort Benton, MT -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Great Falls Air Base
Destination airport:
Crashed, the plane exploded mid-air for unknown reasons. All ten occupants, on a training, bombing flight, died in the crash.


Revision history:

25-May-2015 09:53 gerard57 Updated [Date, Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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