ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55009
Last updated: 17 April 2014
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Date:05-MAR-1964
Time:
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: 1052
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Cold Lake, Alberta (CYOD) -   Canada
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:CAFB Cold Lake, Alberta, Canada
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed on 5 March 1962 near CAFB Cold Lake, Alberta, Canada, probably due to a bird strike. During low-level practice bombing run, ingested piece of bird skin, engine failed, and pilot - F/O A. Doran - ejected safely. Struck off charge 30 April 1964

Sources:
RCAF DFS; D. Bashow (1991, p. 213), "Starfighter..."
http://www.ody.ca/~bwalker/RCAF_12751_12800_detailed.htm
http://canadianstarfighterassociation.org/aircraftfate1.htm
http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/Canadian_CF-104.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
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]
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