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Last updated: 17 January 2022
Datum:vrijdag 8 februari 1980
Type:Boeing KC-135Q Stratotanker
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:United States Air Force - USAF
Registratie: 60-0338
Constructienummer: 18113/452
Bouwjaar: 1961-03-03 (19 years)
Aantal vlieguren:8015
Motoren: 4 Pratt & Whitney J57-P/F-59W
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Totaal:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden:
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Plattsburgh AFB, NY (PBG) (   Verenigde Staten)
Fase: Geparkeerd (STD)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:-
Vliegveld van aankomst:-
Burned out on ramp following an explosion of the aft body fuel tank during ground refueling operations. A faulty fuel probe was found to be the cause of the explosion.

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