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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 97360
Last updated: 3 June 2020
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Date:17-OCT-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-17E Flying Fortress
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: 41-9055
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sierra Grande Mt, NM -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Rapid City (S.D.) Army Air Base
Destination airport:San Antonio, Texas
Narrative:
Crashed into a mountain. All eleven crew members died in the crash.

Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp
http://www.pressreader.com/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-May-2016 13:34 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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