Accident Boeing KC-135A Stratotanker 60-0352, Monday 10 September 1962
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Date:Monday 10 September 1962
Type:Silhouette image of generic K35A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing KC-135A Stratotanker
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 60-0352
MSN: 18127/466
Year of manufacture:1961
Total airframe hrs:303 hours
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney J57-P
Fatalities:Fatalities: 44 / Occupants: 44
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:32 km NE of Spokane, WA -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Rapid City-Ellsworth AFB, SD (RCA/KRCA)
Destination airport:Spokane-Fairchild AFB, WA (SKA/KSKA)
The KC-135 was descending for Fairchild AFB when it flew into a fog shrouded ravine on the 5271-foot high Mount Kit Carson.



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