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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 158908
Last updated: 25 August 2020
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Date:07-FEB-1969
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CNBR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Martin EB-57E Canberra
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF (United States Air Force - USAF)
Registration: 55-4286
C/n / msn: ?
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:38 miles west of Winnipeg, near Gimli, Manitoba, Canada -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Aircraft was assigned to the 4713th DSES, Stewart AFB, Newburgh, NY. Aircraft was on a training mission in support of a central NORAD (North American Air Defense Command) exercise and crashed into a wood area. Both crewmembers were killed in the crash. Pilot - Capt. Ernest C. Parker, 35. EWO - Capt. Ernest N. Brown.

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Aug-2013 15:57 Uli Elch Added
23-Aug-2013 16:15 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Registration, Location, Country]
05-Feb-2015 13:36 Av8er Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]

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