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Subject: Archive: 24th June 1994, 1994 Fairchild Air Force Base B-52 crash


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Sherlock
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Date Posted: Monday, June 24, 12:25:52am

Remember seeing this awful crash on the news.

On Friday, 24 June 1994, a United States Air Force (USAF) Boeing B-52 Stratofortress crashed at Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington, United States,[1] after its pilot, Lieutenant Colonel Arthur "Bud" Holland, maneuvered the bomber beyond its operational limits and lost control. The B-52 stalled, fell to the ground and exploded, killing Holland and the three other field-grade officers on board the aircraft. In addition, one person on the ground suffered injuries during the accident, but survived. The crash was captured on video and was shown repeatedly on news broadcasts throughout the world

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/1994_Fairchild_Air_Force_Base_B-52_crash


https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=182AepOJjMs

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