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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189349
Last updated: 12 October 2021
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Date:14-APR-1960
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic cf10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Canada CF-100 Canuck Mk 4B
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
Registration: 18402
MSN: C-100/4/302
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Spandahlem -   Germany
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:2 Fighter Wing, Grostenquin, France
Destination airport:2 Fighter Wing, Grostenquin, France
Narrative:
The 423 Fighter Squadron CF-100 18402 was engaged in air combat manoeuvres with another CF-100. During the manoeuvring, 18402 entered an inverted flat spin. The navigator ejected at 20,000 feet followed by the pilot. The two crew were picked up by a helicopter from the USAF base at Spangdahlem, Germany.

Sources:

The Avro CF-100; Larry Milberry, (Page 143)
With Eagle Wings, 423 Squadron History, (Page 48)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Aug-2016 06:59 yukonjack Added
11-Jan-2018 15:20 TB Updated [Location, Source]

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