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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 48347
Last updated: 2 October 2019
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Date:18-FEB-1998
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Rockwell B-1B Lancer
Owner/operator:US Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 84-0057
C/n / msn: 17
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Marion, KY -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Dyess AFB
Destination airport:Dyess AFB
Narrative:
Short circuit causing the plane to crash. While executing the engine shutdown checklist to secure number three, a short circuit occurred in the Fire Warning Extinguisher Panel resulting in an uncommanded shutdown of the remaining three engines. The crew ejected safely.

Sources:

http://www.globalsecurity.org/wmd/systems/b-1b-loss.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Nov-2008 10:15 ASN archive Added
03-Jan-2015 15:59 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Jan-2018 12:47 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
04-Jan-2018 12:54 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]

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