Incident Republic F-84B Thunderjet 45-59579, 22 Apr 1948
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Date:22-APR-1948
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic f84 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Republic F-84B Thunderjet
Owner/operator:37th FS, 14th FG, USAF (37th Fighter Squadron, 14th FG, United States Air Force)
Registration: 45-59579
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dow AFB, Bangor, Penobscot County, ME -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Dow AFB, Bangor, Maine, USA (GBR/KBGR)
Destination airport:Dow AFB, Bangor, Maine, USA (GBR/KBGR)
Narrative:
Republic F-84B-16-RE Thunderjet 45-59579, 37th FS, 14th FG, USAF: Written off (damaged beyond repair) April 22 1948 when wrecked in a forced landing at Dow AFB, Bangor, Penobscot County, ME, due to engine failure. Pilot William M Waldman, USAF.

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=112983
4. http://www.accident-report.com/Yearly/1948/4804.html
5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bangor_Air_National_Guard_Base

Location

Media:

Republic P-84B-16-RE "Thunderjet" (sn 45-59579) Republic F-84B-16-RE Thunderjet 45-59579, 37th FS, 14th FG, USAF, Dow AFB, Bangor, Maine, USA 1948

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-May-2021 08:49 ASN archive Added
08-Jan-2023 01:48 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
25-Jan-2023 18:25 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category]
25-Jan-2023 22:04 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code, Narrative]

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