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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 157288
Last updated: 20 October 2020
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Date:02-SEP-1955
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Canadair F-86E(M) Sabre
Owner/operator:Aeronautica Militare Italiana (AMI)
Registration: MM19609
C/n / msn: 509
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:3 km from Brindisi (BR) -   Italy
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Athen
Destination airport:Brindisi AB
Narrative:
Hit electricity pylon and crashed at Paradiso. S.Ten Rophan (RAF) died.

Sources:

Scramble
La Stampa 3 September 1955, p7


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Jun-2013 18:21 TB Added
01-Aug-2014 20:19 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Sep-2015 12:09 Anon. Updated [Source]

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