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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 141820
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Date:22-SEP-1968
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Martin B-57B Canberra
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 52-1498
C/n / msn: ?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ban Loumpoun, Laos -   Laos
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Lost in combat when hit by ground fire while attacking a truck park at Ban Loumpoun, Laos. Was able to fly 100 miles to Gulf of Tonkin where both crew members ejected and were rescued by Navy ship.

Sources:

- JF Baugher


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2012 03:41 Uli Elch Added

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