ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121921
Last updated: 12 December 2013
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Narrative:During a trainingflight the Tiger touched the trees. The pilot managed to fly away from the mountainside where he touched the trees and noticed that the engine shut down. He escaped with the parachute and landed safely. The Tiger crashed to the ground.
Northrop F-5E Tiger II
|Owner/operator:||Swiss Air Force|
|C/n / msn:|| L.1042/76-15|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||SE of Bauma, ZH -
|Phase:|| Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)|
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