Incident Republic F-84D Thunderjet 48-786, 06 May 1949
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 255305
 
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Date:06-MAY-1949
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic f84 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Republic F-84D Thunderjet
Owner/operator:77th FBS, 20th FBG, USAF (77th FBS, 20th FBG, United States Air Force)
Registration: 48-786
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Shaw AFB, 8 miles WNW of Sumter, South Carolina -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Shaw AFB, Sumter, South Carolina (SSC/KSSC)
Destination airport:Shaw AFB, Sumter, South Carolina (SSC/KSSC)
Narrative:
Republic F-84D-10-RE Thunderjet 48-786, 77th FBS, 20th FBG, USAF: Written off (damaged beyond repair) May 6 1949 when crashed on take-off from Shaw AFB, 8 miles WNW of Sumter, South Carolina. Pilot 1st Lt John R Newton.

Sources:

1. http://www.forgottenjets.warbirdsresourcegroup.org/F-84.html
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1946.html
3. https://www.aviationarchaeology.com/rptAF55.asp?RecID=107487
4. http://www.accident-report.com/Yearly/1949/4905.html
5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shaw_Air_Force_Base#20th_Fighter_Group

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-May-2021 08:49 ASN archive Added
23-Jan-2023 20:10 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Category]
28-Jan-2023 23:49 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Jan-2023 23:51 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Category]

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