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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47283
Last updated: 23 February 2021
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Date:27-JAN-1960
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed F-104C-10-LO Starfighter
Owner/operator:435th TFSqn /479th TFWg USAF (435th TFSqn /479th Tactical Fighter Wingg United States Air Force)
Registration: 57-0919
C/n / msn: 183-1236
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:George AFB, California -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:George AFB, CA
Destination airport:George AFB
Narrative:
During a night landing, landed 2000 ft short of runway, bounced back in the air , wiping out the nose and left main landing gearand skidded on his belly for 1000 ft. Pilot Captain Harold W. Rademacher injuried but survived.

Sources:

http://www.i-f-s.nl/accidents-incidents-1960/
http://www.i-f-s.nl/accidents-incidents-1960/
US CRASHES Jan van Waarde 1950 2002


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
03-Oct-2014 17:54 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
23-Feb-2021 21:58 Pink Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Operator]

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