ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 87162
Last updated: 2 September 2014
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Date:18-AUG-1962
Time:day
Type:Hawker Sea Hawk F.101
Owner/operator:Marineflieger (German Navy) MFG2
Registration: RB+364
C/n / msn: AW.6708
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ahlhorn -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Gibraltar/USS Saratoga
Destination airport:Germany
Narrative:
Fired at and damaged by Soviet MiG-21 during illegal flight over East-Germany; escaped but crashed in a field 1km SE of Ahlhorn attempting emergency landing; KptLt Knut Winkler (MFG1) ejected (he killed in collision of two F-104G Starfighter (VA-115/VB-240) 10.5.1966); ten pilots from MFG1 killed, eight survived in Sea Hawk accidents 1958-65

Sources:
http://home.snafu.de/veith/seahawk.htm
http://ddr-luftwaffe.blogspot.com/2007/12/abschu-sea-hawk-ber-der-ddr-1962.html
http://www.spiegel.de/spiegel/print/d-46407271.html
http://www.mfg1.de/Chronik/60er.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jan-2011 16:21 TB Added
26-Apr-2011 06:14 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Country, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Apr-2011 10:03 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Source, Narrative]
26-Apr-2011 15:01 TB Updated [Narrative]
03-May-2011 14:32 TB Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Jun-2011 00:20 TB Updated [Operator, Narrative]
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