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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 159326
Last updated: 1 April 2019
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Date:08-JUN-1957
Time:08:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic f84f model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Republic F-84F Thunderstreak
Owner/operator:Aeronautica Militare Italiana (AMI)
Registration: MM53-6866
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:ca 1 mi off Riccione (RN) -   Italy
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Rimini-Miramare (RN)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Midari collision over the sea during loop formation, flight controls jammed. Aircraft crashed in the Adriatic Sea. Pilot M.llo Narciso Pillepich (32) ejected safely.

Sources:

Scramble
http://archiviostorico.unita.it/cgi-bin/highlightPdf.cgi?t=ebook&file=/archivio/uni_1957_06/19570609_0007.pdf
La Stampa 9 June 1957, p5


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Aug-2013 18:41 TB Added
17-Feb-2016 17:56 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
26-May-2018 14:49 j155 Updated [Phase, Narrative]

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