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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 115339
Last updated: 21 April 2019
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Date:25-JUL-1950
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic f84 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Republic F-84D-5-RE Thunderjet
Owner/operator:55th FS, 20th FTG, United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 48-0726
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Arctic Sea, E of Kulusuk, (at 65'18"N 32'39"W) -   Greenland
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Greenland
Destination airport:Keflavik, Iceland
Narrative:
Written off 25/7/1950 when crashed in to the Arctic Sea east of Kulusuk, Greenland at co-ordinates 65'18 N, 31'39" W. Pilot (Lt Hassel E Smis) killed, bailed out after engine failure

Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/1950s/1950Jul.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Nov-2015 23:23 Dr.John Smith Updated [Country]
02-Nov-2015 23:35 Dr.John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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