The aircraft was taking part in cold weather maneuvers and was returning to home base.
She also made waves as one of the first openly gay celebrities, proudly playing on her image in an iconic Vanity Fair cover that showed supermodel Cindy Crawford shaving the singer as she sat in a barber chair.The accident was covered by the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. Even if the majority of the wreck was recovered by the Air Force, one of the tenets of wreck-chasing is that there is always something left after the recovery operation.This might be an opportunity for a little underwater wreck-chasing.There are three engines still in pretty good shape - whether they and the guns are worth salvaging I couldn't say.That is up to the experts in aircraft re-building to decide. A more complete description of the survey of the wreckage is available at Don Pyeatt's B-36 web site.There is an interview of the co-pilot of 44-92075 on Don Pyeatt's B-36 web site. Air Force visited the site the following year and removed sensitive equipment.