ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 122008
Last updated: 5 June 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:04-MAR-1963
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic B26 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas B-26B Invader
Owner/operator:Armée de l'Air
Registration: 228
MSN: 28507
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Bordeaux -   France
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:BA Cazeaux
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Three B-26 collided during training flight. Pilot LTT Lucien Ehlè (26). *Also reported five killed, five seriously injured.

Sources:

Passauer Neue Presse 5 March 1963, p3
El Litoral 4 March 1963, p1
* https://www.aerosteles.net/stelefr-trensacq-b26


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Apr-2011 21:26 Daniel Nole Added
10-Oct-2014 20:19 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
17-Feb-2015 21:37 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
17-Feb-2015 21:38 TB Updated [Operator]
10-May-2015 19:08 TB Updated [Time, Departure airport, Source]
26-Dec-2017 09:05 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
11-Sep-2020 18:52 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Narrative]
11-Sep-2020 19:09 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description