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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 122515
Last updated: 20 November 2019
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Date:12-JAN-1961
Time:forenoon
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Canadair Sabre VI (F-86F)
Owner/operator:Luftwaffe (German Air Force)
Registration: JD+240
C/n / msn: 1637
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Wietmarschen -   Germany
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mid-air collision with Sabre JD+249 and RNAF aircraft; OLt Horst Arnoldt (JG71) ejected, but was killed.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20110705031202/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/GermanSabres.htm
http://www.weltkriegsopfer.de/
Hamburger Abendblatt 13.1.1961
Passauer Neue Presse 13.1.1961


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-May-2011 14:13 TB Added
19-May-2011 10:28 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
19-May-2011 16:02 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
19-May-2011 16:08 TB Updated [Narrative]
02-Jun-2011 01:16 TB Updated [Narrative]
27-Jun-2012 05:32 TB Updated [Time, Source]

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