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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170255
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:08-JAN-1958
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic SSAB model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-100D Super Sabre
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Gruibingen -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Landstuhl/Pfalz
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Two F-100D crashed on west site of Mount Bo▀ler in drifting snow. Both pilots ejected but died. Three forest workers on ground killed by explosion.

Sources:

Passauer Neue Presse 9 January 1958, p1
The Windsor Daily Star 8 January 1958, p1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Oct-2014 17:34 TB Added
22-Mar-2015 16:23 TB Updated [Narrative]
20-Dec-2017 12:59 TB Updated [Source]

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