MAYDAY OVER WICHITA: The Worst Military Aviation Disaster in Kansas History
On the cold Saturday morning of January 16, 1965, a U.S. Air Force KC-135 tanker carrying thirty-one thousand gallons of jet fuel crashed into a congested African American neighborhood in Wichita, Kansas. In the aftermath, forty-seven people were dead or injured. Carter examines the myths and realities of the crash. Illus.
Publisher: History Press
Publishing status: Current
Item #: 3835618