Military - U.S. Air Force

Military - U.S. Air Force Wednesday May 6, 1981
While cruising at FL 210, the pitch trim moved to the full nose-down position. Gravational forces from the resulting dive led to the break-up of the aircraft.

Crash Details

DateWednesday May 6, 1981
LocationNear Fredrick, Maryland
Passengers3
Crew18
Fatalities21
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeBoeing EC-135N
OperatorMilitary - U.S. Air Force
Registration61-0328
Flight Origin
Flight Destination
Near Fredrick, Maryland
Military - U.S. Air Force
Boeing EC-135N
1981