Incident Republic YF-84A 45-59495, 02 Aug 1947
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 255261
 
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Date:02-AUG-1947
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic f84 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Republic YF-84A
Owner/operator:Air Material Command, USAF (Air Material Command, United States Air Force)
Registration: 45-59495
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mitchell Field, Garden City, NY -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Republic Field, East Farmingdale, NY (FRG/KFRG)
Destination airport:Mitchell Field, Garden City, NY
Narrative:
Republic YF-84A-5-RE Thunderjet 45-59495 Air Material Command, USAF: One of the 15 pre-production airframes. Written off (damaged beyond repair) August 2 1947 when crashed while landing at Mitchell Field, Garden City, NY. Pilot Carl A Bellinger

Sources:

1. http://www.forgottenjets.warbirdsresourcegroup.org/F-84.html
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1945.html
3. https://www.aviationarchaeology.com/rptAF55.asp?RecID=14510
4. http://www.accident-report.com/Yearly/1947/4708.html
5. https://www.nationalmuseum.af.mil/Upcoming/Photos/igphoto/2000544603/ [photo]
6. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mitchel_Air_Force_Base#United_States_Air_Force

Location

Media:

Republic YF-84A YP-84A 45-59495 in 1947 (USAF Museum/Public Domain)

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-May-2021 08:49 ASN archive Added
25-Jan-2023 00:20 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category]
25-Jan-2023 00:22 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
27-Jan-2023 20:30 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Embed code, Narrative]

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