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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55009
Last updated: 19 April 2018
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Canadair CF-104 Starfighter
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
Registration: 12752
C/n / msn: 683A-1052
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:NW of Cold Lake, Alberta (CYOD) -   Canada
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RCAF Station Cold Lake, Alberta
Destination airport:RCAF Station Cold Lake, Alberta
The No. 6 (ST/R) Operational Training Unit CF-104 crashed on 5 March 1964, NW of CFB Cold Lake, Alberta, Canada, probably due to a bird strike. During low-level practice bombing run, ingested a piece of aircraft skin, engine failed, zoom climb but unable to relight, pilot - F/O A. Doran - ejected safely. Struck off charge 30 April 1964


Starfighter, Retrospective of Canadian CF-104 1961-1986, David L. Bashow. ISBN 0-919195-12-1 (Pg 213)
Lethbridge Herald, 6 Mar. 1964

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Revision history:

31-Dec-2008 00:11 WJR Updated
26-Aug-2011 01:30 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source]
17-Jan-2013 15:57 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Jul-2014 16:09 wjr Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
24-Jul-2014 16:45 wjr Updated [Departure airport, Narrative]
24-Mar-2016 20:41 yukonjack Updated [Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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