Accident Northrop NF-5A K-3037, 13 May 1971
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47104
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Time:c. 15:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic F5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Northrop NF-5A
Owner/operator:315 Sqn Koninklijke Luchtmacht (KLu)
Registration: K-3037
MSN: 3037
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lüttum -   Germany
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Twenthe AB
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Hit the stabilization-cable of a 220m transmision tower. Wing was cut off. Plane crashed into three buildings of then nearby village of Lüttum. Pilot Lt.Col W.P. Vogelaar (45) ejected while while plane was upside down, crashed into a house and was killed.


ANP; (page 7)

Revision history:

04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
03-Nov-2010 14:57 JaWo Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Jun-2011 11:30 toddel66 Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
21-Jan-2016 19:05 TB Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Dec-2020 18:41 Cobar Updated [Cn]
21-Feb-2022 18:22 Cobar Updated [Operator]

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