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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 174448
Last updated: 16 January 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-52H Stratofortress
Owner/operator:USAF (United States Air Force)
C/n / msn: 60-0049
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Barksdale AFB, LA -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
During service oxygen leak cause a fire. Two servicemen were injured. Because of high cost of repair the Global Strike Command decided that best solution was to renovate and replace this machine with another from boneyard in Davis-Monthan AFB (AZ). It will be the B-52H 'Ghost Rider".


Revision history:

11-Mar-2015 21:13 plcedi Added
11-Mar-2015 21:13 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
15-Sep-2015 18:38 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
16-Jan-2021 20:24 Anon. Updated [Cn, Location]

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