FB-111A Losses
Thu Jul 29, 2010 04:02

68-0253 was the first FB-111A mishap on -
October 07, 1970.
340th BG Carswell AFB, TX.

Lt Col. Robert S. Montgomery
Lt Col. Charles G. Robinson

The loss of 68-0283 is the second Mishap, and the one you are talking about where the wreckage was not found until a month later.

January 08, 1972.
340th BG Carswell AFB, TX.
Lt Col. Bruce D. Stocks
Maj. Billy C. Gentry

David de Botton

  • fb crashBILL KIME, Wed Jul 28 18:43
    I was stationed at Carswell AFB when this crash happened. The aircraft was on its acceptance flight from GD when it went down. I flew on a C-130 after the crash looking for the FB. It took almost a... more
    • FB-111A Losses — Webmaster, Thu Jul 29 04:02
      • fb-111a lossesBILL KIME, Thu Jul 29 12:04
        I knew there was another one that went down, but I could not remember the time frame. I arrived at Carswell before they had accepted any fb. I went through the sitting on the tarmac running... more
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