Airplane Crash - Near Sequin, Texas 03/12/1952

Details of airplane crash/ shootdown - Near Sequin, Texas


Date03/12/1952
LocationNear Sequin, Texas
OperatorMilitary - U.S. Air Force / U.S. Air Force
RouteTraining
TypeBoeing B-29 / Boeing B-29
Aboard15
Fatalities15
SummaryWhile on a training mission and flying blind on instruments the planes collided. One plane struck the ground and disintegrated. The other glided down several miles away, exploded and burned. Both planes crashed on ranches several miles apart about 18 miles from San Antonio . Six killed on one plane and seven on the other.

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