Date & Time: Apr 15, 1960 at 0951 LT
Type of aircraft:
Boeing KC-97 Stratotanker
Lincoln - March
United States of America
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
During the takeoff roll, the nose gear collapsed. The airplane skidded on runway then veered off runway before colliding with a fuel tank. While all 24 occupants were evacuated, the airplane was destroyed by a post crash fire.
Nose gear collapsed during takeoff.