Accident Northrop F-5A AH-L, 22 Apr 1969
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 89275
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Northrop F-5A
Owner/operator:Luftforsvaret (RNoAF)
Registration: AH-L
MSN: N7053
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
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
While lining up for landing at Rygge the plane hit the ground south of Sølvskutt gård at Degernes Rakkestad. The plane was supposed to sink to 4000 feet but exceeded that height and came much lower. Pilot sergeant Halvard A. Theodorsen was killed in the crash.


Revision history:

21-Jan-2011 04:14 whiteshark Added
24-Jan-2011 15:40 whiteshark Updated [Location]
10-Nov-2011 01:21 whiteshark Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Departure airport]
20-Nov-2015 19:05 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Sep-2017 13:22 whiteshark Updated [Destination airport, Narrative]

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