Incident Northrop F-5B PX-V, 28 Oct 1969
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 181520
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Northrop F-5B
Owner/operator:Luftforsvaret (RNoAF)
Registration: PX-V
MSN: N9002
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Degernes/Rakkestad -   Norway
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Rygge MAS (RYG)
Destination airport:Rygge (MAS) (RYG)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
When on a transition flight from Rygge the pilot on the F-5B experienced problems with moving the controls when passing to 15000 feet descending and he still didnt have control, they decided to eject. The trainee second lieutenant Andrers Rogstand from 717 Squadron ejected first followed by the instructor lieutenant Clifford Lee Middleton from 336 Squadron. Both pilots landed at Steka Gård at Degernes almost uninjured. The plane hit the ground at Rørvasshøgda in Fuglenesskogen in Degernes in Rakkestad. Middleton was an exchange officer from Royal Air Force..


Revision history:

20-Nov-2015 17:41 TB Added
20-Nov-2015 18:41 TB Updated [Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Sep-2017 13:24 whiteshark Updated [Destination airport, Narrative]

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