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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 156577
Last updated: 11 October 2019
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Date:05-JAN-1979
Time:c. noon
Type:Silhouette image of generic T33 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed T-33A
Owner/operator:Força Aérea Portuguesa
Registration: 1925
C/n / msn: 580-1339
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:BA5 Monte Real -   Portugal
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Monte Real (BA5)
Narrative:
Hit runway with tiptank on landing and exploded. Cap.Pilav.Vítor Manuel Fernandes Castro Gil (28) and Cap.Pilav.José dos Santos Costa (30) killed.

Sources:

http://pilnavtuna.blogspot.com/2010/04/in-memoriam-em-memoria-de-todos-os.html
http://especialistasdaba12.blogspot.de/
Diário de Lisboa 6 January 1979, p7


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jun-2013 14:35 TB Added
13-Jan-2017 13:33 TB Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
13-Jan-2017 14:01 TB Updated [Location, Source]

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