ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55787
Last updated: 21 April 2014
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Date:09-JUL-1975
Time:day
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) 58TFTW
Registration: 63-13256
C/n / msn: 2040
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Luke AFB, AZ -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Luke AFB, AZ
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Engine failure due to compressor stall shortly after take-off; Capt Hugh Gommel (USAF) ejected safely.

Sources:
http://www.916-starfighter.de/Large/Luke/63-13256.htm


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Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jun-2011 12:10 TB Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
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