Incident Republic F-84B Thunderjet 45-59570, 07 Dec 1948
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 255291
 
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Date:07-DEC-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: 45-59570
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1 mile South of 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 P-84B-16-RE Thunderjet 45-59570, 37th FS, 14th FG, USAF: Written off (damaged beyond repair) December 7 1948 when crashed one mile south of Dow AFB, Bangor, Penobscot County, ME. Accident attributed to "crash landing caused by engine failure". Pilot was Philip W Lodge, USAF

Sources:

1. http://forgottenjets.warbirdsresourcegroup.org/F-84.html
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1945.html
3. https://www.aviationarchaeology.com/rptAF55.asp?RecID=114237
4. http://www.accident-report.com/Yearly/1948/4812.html
5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bangor_Air_National_Guard_Base

Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-May-2021 08:49 ASN archive Added
08-Jan-2023 03:05 Ron Averes Updated [Location]
28-Jan-2023 19:17 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category]

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