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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137865
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:12-JAN-1951
Time:14:17 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic P51 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American P-51D-20-NA Mustang
Owner/operator:Swiss Air Force
Registration: J-2025
C/n / msn: 122-38726
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mutschellen-Rudolfstetten, AG -   Switzerland
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:LSMD
Destination airport:LSZC
Narrative:
The pilot stalled the aircraft in a turn and crashed into a mountain following stall spins. The Mustang burst into flames killing the pilot. It was the second accident of Swiss Air Force on 12th January 1951. The Mustang was on a flight from Dübendorf - LSMD to Buochs - LSZC.

Sources:

http://178.83.198.61/wings/04-SAF/000-SAF-Basis-e.htm


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07-Aug-2011 03:05 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added

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