Accident Rockwell B-1B Lancer 84-0057, Wednesday 18 February 1998
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Date:Wednesday 18 February 1998
Type:Silhouette image of generic B1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Rockwell B-1B Lancer
Owner/operator:US Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 84-0057
MSN: 17
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Marion, KY -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Dyess AFB
Destination airport:Dyess AFB
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Short circuit causing the plane to crash. While executing the engine shutdown checklist to secure number three, a short circuit occurred in the Fire Warning Extinguisher Panel resulting in an uncommanded shutdown of the remaining three engines. The crew ejected safely.


Revision history:

07-Nov-2008 10:15 ASN archive Added
03-Jan-2015 15:59 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Jan-2018 12:47 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
04-Jan-2018 12:54 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]

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