ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 66224
Last updated: 17 September 2014
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Date:07-AUG-1953
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PA18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper L-21B Super Cub
Owner/operator:Koninklijke Luchtmacht (KLu)
Registration: R-31
C/n / msn: 18-2028
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Horst, Limburg -   Netherlands
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Horst, Limburg, Netherlands
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ex-USAF 52-2428: Written off (damaged beyond repair) 7.8.53 when struck haystack during takeoff from improvised airfield at Horst, Limburg, Netherlands. Part of military exercise Drietand.

Sources:
1. http://www.pipercubforum.com/dutch18.htm
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1952.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Jul-2009 11:59 harro Updated
02-Feb-2011 13:57 rvargast17 Updated [Cn, Narrative]
04-Jun-2014 01:30 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
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