ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47347
Last updated: 23 October 2014
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Date:24-MAR-1958
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed F-104A Starfighter
Owner/operator:Convair Inc
Registration: 56-0738
C/n / msn: 183-1026
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Kirtland AFB, NM -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Kirtland AFB (KABQ)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
F-104A-5-LO. 56-0738. W/O 21 March 1958; crashed due to engine failure at Kirtland AFB, New Mexico, bailed to Convair at time of the crash for chase flights: pilot ejected safely

Sources:
http://threshold.nl/serialhtml/serial%20usa.html
http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1956.html
www.916-starfighter.de/F-104_Lockheed_serials.pdf
http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/PROJECT/YEAR_Pages/1958.htm
- Jan van Waarde, US Military A/C mishaps 1950-2004


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
29-Dec-2010 09:49 757 Updated [Cn, Source]
11-Feb-2013 19:18 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Apr-2013 12:35 Uli Elch Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
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