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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 123005
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Date:08-JUN-1978
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed F-104G Starfighter
Owner/operator:Luftwaffe (German Air Force)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Warburg -   Germany
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Bird strike at 900 km/h; the buzzard broke through the canopy, injuring the pilot on the upper body.

Sources:

Hamburger Abendblatt 9.6.1978


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Revision history:

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