Accident Republic F-84B Thunderjet 46-580, 13 Sep 1948
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 255283
 
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Date:13-SEP-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:49th FS, 14th FG, U.S. Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 46-580
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Clifton, Penobscot County, Maine -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Dow AFB, Bangor, Maine, USA (GBR/KBGR)
Destination airport:Dow AFB, Bangor, Maine, USA (GBR/KBGR)
Narrative:
Republic F-84B-26-RE Thunderjet, 48th FS, 14th FW, USAF: Crashed September 13 1948 after take-off from Dow AFB, Bangor, Maine. Aircraft came down at Clifton, Penobscot County, Maine. Pilot - 1st Lt John J Coleman, USAF - killed

Clifton is a town in Penobscot County, Maine, United States. It is part of the Bangor Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Sources:

1. http://forgottenjets.warbirdsresourcegroup.org/F-84.html
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1946.html
3. https://www.aviationarchaeology.com/rptAF55.asp?RecID=113781
4. http://www.accident-report.com/Yearly/1948/4809.html
5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clifton,_Maine

Location

Media:

Republic P-84B-21-RE and P-84B-26-RE "Thunderjet's"-re-designated F-84B in 1948. P-84B-21-RE (s/n 46-535 and 548) also P-84B-26-RE (s/n 46-580 and 581). Republic P-84B-21-RE and P-84B-26-RE "Thunderjets"-re-designated F-84B in 1948. P-84B-21-RE (s/n 46-535 and 548) also P-84B-26-RE (s/n 46-580 and 581). (USAF Museum/Public Domain)

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-May-2021 08:49 ASN archive Added
23-Jan-2023 03:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Category]
25-Jan-2023 00:43 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
27-Jan-2023 22:01 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code]

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