Baltikauskas, Alexander F., TSgt

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Technical Sergeant
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
27372-Electronic Warfare Countermeasure Technician
Last AFSC Group
Avionics Maintenance
Primary Unit
1961-1961, 4134th Strategic Wing
Enlisted Collar Insignia
Technical Sergeant

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Home State
Illinois
Illinois
Year of Birth
1925
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Cook County, IL
Last Address
Cook County, IL

Date of Passing
Feb 01, 1988
 
Location of Interment
Fort Sheridan Post Cemetery - Highwood, Illinois
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section 11, Row I, Grave #004

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 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Medal


 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
Air Force Memorial (AFM)
  2015, Air Force Memorial (AFM) [Verified] - Assoc. Page


 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
March 14, 1961-Near Yuba City, Ca. Cabin pressurization failed causing descent with increased fuel  consumption leading to fuel exhaustion before rendezvous with tanker. Aircraft was then abandoned by crew. Was engaged on airborne alert duty.

All eight survived, at least 4 ejected, two survivors taken to Fremont Hospital, Yuba City, three helicoptered to Beale AFB hospital,  two suffered broken legs.

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 1961-1961, B-52 Stratofortress (Buff)
From Year
1961
To Year
1961
   
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 B-52 Stratofortress (Buff) Details
 


Aircraft/Missile Information
Model Boeing B-52H Stratofortress
Length 160.89 ft | 49.04 m
Width 185.10 ft | 56.42 m
Height 40.68 ft | 12.40 m
Engine(s) 8 x Pratt & Whitney TF33-P-3 turbofan engines generating 17,000lbs of standard thrust each.
Empty Weight 172,743 lbs | 78,355 kg
MTOW 487,993 lbs | 221,350 kg
Max Speed 595 mph | 958 km/h | 517 kts
Max Range 10,000 miles | 16,093 km
Ceiling 54,954 ft | 16,750 m | 10.4 miles
Climb Rate Not Available
Hardpoints 2
Armament Mission-specific armament can include any of the following:

20 x AGM-86B ALCM cruise missiles (internal)
20 x AGM-129 cruise missiles (internal)
2 x AGM-86B ALCMs cruise missile (external)
2 x AGM-129 cruise missiles (external)
Free Fall Nuclear Bombs
12 x AGM-84 Harpoon anti-ship missiles
12 x AGM-142A air-to-surface missiles
AGM-86C CALCM cruise missiles
JDAMs

Up to 51,570lbs (340kg) class bombs or mines
Accommodations 6
Operators United States of America

   
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Last Updated: Jun 2, 2011
   
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