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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 230315
Last updated: 8 November 2019
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Date:01-NOV-2016
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas KC-10A Extender
Owner/operator:US Air Force (USAF), 60th Air Mobility Wing
Registration: 83-0080
C/n / msn: 48221
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:over Idaho -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Travis AFB, CA
Destination airport:Travis AFB, CA
Narrative:
Air refuelling boom failure and detachment.

Sources:

http://aerossurance.com/safety-management/kc10-boom-mx-error-hf/


Images:

Photo of 83-0080 courtesy AirHistory.net


Riverside - March ARB (KRIV / RIV)
24 April 1990; (c) Gerard Helmer

Revision history:

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31-Oct-2019 22:37 Aerossurance Added

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