ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 57043
Last updated: 20 February 2017
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Narrative:Aircraft was from the Lockheed plant at Burbank Airport. Crashed during controlability tests while performing simulated in-flight emergency.
|Type:||Lockheed S-3A Viking|
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|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Rosamond CA -
United States of America
Aircraft stalled at low altitude and ejection was initiated. Both crew-members got full chutes. The pilot landed in a ditch and was assisted by a passer-by. The co-pilot passed through the fireball destroying his chute. He did not survive.
USAF Crash Report
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