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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 169238
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Date:27-AUG-2014
Time:09:06 a.m.
Type:Silhouette image of generic F15 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-15C Eagle
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 86-0157
C/n / msn: 1004/C385
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Deerfield, Virginia -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Barnes Air National Guard Base in Westfield
Destination airport:New Orleans
Narrative:
The plane crashed on a mountain in Virginia.

The fighter, from the 104th Fighter Wing of the Massachusetts Air National Guard, was en route to a maintenance depot in Louisiana to receive system upgrade. The pilot had reported an in-flight emergency about five minutes before losing radio contact while at over 30,000 feet.

The pilot was found dead inside the wreckage about 5 p.m 28 August.

Sources:

https://www.newsleader.com/story/news/local/2014/08/27/report-plane-crash-deerfield/14675183/?from=new-cookie
https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/08/27/military-plane-crashes-forest/14676719/
http://www.fotodj.com/elements/2010/Westfield%20Air%20Show/Action%20Pictures/slides/JH21_259.html
https://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Latest-News-Wires/2014/0828/Military-pilot-did-not-eject-was-killed-in-Virginia-F-15-crash-say-investigators
http://www.bostonherald.com/news_opinion/local_coverage/2014/08/officials_say_body_of_pilot_in_jet_crash_has_been_found
http://www.berkshireeagle.com/ci_26441711/pilot-f-15-fatal-crash-was-longmeadow-native


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Aug-2014 14:53 gerard57 Added
27-Aug-2014 16:48 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
27-Aug-2014 16:50 Aerossurance Updated [Location, Departure airport]
27-Aug-2014 17:08 Anon. Updated [Location]
27-Aug-2014 17:24 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport]
27-Aug-2014 17:38 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]
28-Aug-2014 07:05 Anon. Updated [Source]
29-Aug-2014 05:45 Aerossurance Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
29-Aug-2014 05:54 Cloutie Updated [Total fatalities, Source]
29-Aug-2014 05:54 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Aug-2014 06:04 Aerossurance Updated [Source, Narrative]
31-Aug-2014 21:31 Aerossurance Updated [Source]
03-Feb-2015 15:13 F-4ever Updated [Registration, Cn]

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