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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55740
Last updated: 23 October 2017
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed F-104G Starfighter
Owner/operator:Luftwaffe (German Air Force) JBG31
Registration: 24+72
C/n / msn: 8221
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kendenich/Hürth -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Nörvenich AB
Crashed in woods after fire in the engine due to overheated afterburner fuel pump during radar approach; OTLt Alexander Heuser (41) ejected successfully.

Hamburger Abendblatt 3.12.1980

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Revision history:

28-Dec-2008 12:01 harro Updated
08-Jun-2011 03:29 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Jun-2011 03:02 TB Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
11-Jun-2011 03:10 TB Updated [Time, Narrative]

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