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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 60566
Last updated: 29 June 2016
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Date:10-MAY-1973
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SSAB model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-100D Super Sabre
Owner/operator:Flyvevåbnet
Registration: G-776
C/n / msn: 224-73
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:E off Rømø -   Denmark
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
During shooting exercise, ground target, a loud bang was heard from the engine with several warnings in cockpit. Pilot P.R.V. Madsen ejected safely.
Cause: a broken airseal at stage nine in the high-pressure compressor caused a flame-out.

Sources:
http://www.stall.dk/flyvevaabnets-historie-fra-1945/fly-gennem-tiden.aspx


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Aug-2012 03:08 Masen63 Updated [Cn, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Narrative]
13-Jan-2016 18:14 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Phase, Source, Narrative]
13-Jan-2016 18:14 TB Updated [Phase]
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