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Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed F-104F Starfighter
Owner/operator:WaSLw10 Luftwaffe
Registration: BB+366
MSN: 5053
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Oberbohlheim -   Germany
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Nörvenich AB (ETNN)
Destination airport:
Afterburner failure on takeoff in formation; aircraft descended, hit a tree, smashed through a drying hall and crashed on a street; student OLt Horst Völter (23) ejected successfully but instructor Hptm Lutz Tyrkowski (29) did not survive; one worker in the hall was minor injured by debris.

Hamburger Abendblatt 26.1.1962
Passauer Neue Presse 26.1.1962, p2

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Revision history:

02-Jun-2011 14:42 TB Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Jun-2011 01:23 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
03-Jun-2011 02:16 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
03-Jun-2011 02:18 TB Updated [Source]
04-Jun-2011 02:09 TB Updated [Time, Location, Nature, Source, Narrative]
13-Jul-2012 10:29 TB Updated [Time, Source]
01-Jan-2020 07:54 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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