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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 98676
Last updated: 26 September 2019
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Date:30-JAN-1953
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic b50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-50D-75-BO Superfortress
Owner/operator:49th BS, 2d BW USAF (49th BS, 2d Bomb Wing United States Air Force)
Registration: 48-055
C/n / msn: 15864
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hunter AFB, GA -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Hunter AFB, GA
Destination airport:Hunter AFB, GA
Narrative:
The B-50D (pilot Forrest M. Link) crashed in flames shortly after take-off from a height of 50 feet into a wooded area just beyond the runway of Hunter AFB.

Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp
http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/usafserials.html
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/49251960


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Mar-2013 07:39 Tetrapack Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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