Military - U.S. Air Force

Military - U.S. Air Force Tuesday January 31, 1989
Crashed in flames after taking off from Dyess Air Force Base. Failure of the water injection system during takeoff.

Crash Details

DateTuesday January 31, 1989
LocationNear Abilene, Texas
Passengers12
Crew7
Fatalities19
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeBoeing KC-135A
OperatorMilitary - U.S. Air Force
Registration63-7990
Flight OriginDyess AFB
Flight Destination Hawaii
Near Abilene, Texas
Military - U.S. Air Force
Boeing KC-135A
1989