Accident Northrop T-38A Talon ,
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Date:Wednesday 12 August 1970
Type:Silhouette image of generic T38 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Northrop T-38A Talon
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:ca 50 mi NW of Del Rio, TX -   United States of America
Departure airport:Laughlin AFB, TX
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Two T-38 jet trainer collided in flight. One crashed, killing the instructor. Student 2°Lt Ralph G. Bullock ejected safely. The student pilot and sole occupant in the second T-38, 2°Lt Thomas E. Christinsen, flew back to Laughlin AFB.


The Victoria Advocat 13 August 1970, p3A

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