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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 269586
Last updated: 30 November 2021
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Date:12-NOV-2021
Time:01:16L
Type:Silhouette image of generic B52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-52H Stratofortress
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 60-0059
MSN: 464424
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:Barksdale Air Force Base (BAD/KBAD), LA -   United States of America
Phase: Pushback / towing
Nature:Ferry/positioning
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The wing of the B-52 struck a fence while being manoeuvred on the ground.

Sources:

https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/43117/b-52-bomber-damaged-during-mishap-at-barksdale-air-force-base

https://cdn.jetphotos.com/full/5/35752_1624600529.jpg (photo)

Media:


Images:

Photo of 60-0059 courtesy AirHistory.net


Camp Springs - Joint Base Andrews (KADW / ADW)
9 May 2019; (c) Howard German

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Nov-2021 10:40 edk94 Added
15-Nov-2021 10:40 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
16-Nov-2021 10:55 Captain Adam Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Embed code]

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