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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 164927
Last updated: 29 July 2020
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Date:06-MAY-1962
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic FOUG model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fouga CM170R Magister
Owner/operator:Israeli Defence Force (IDF)
Registration: 260
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:See of Galilee -   Israel
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Tel Nof
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The military jet crashed into the see, obviously suffering a technical malfuntion. Both occupants died in the crash. The body of one deceased pilot is still missing. On Tuesday 6 November 2018 it was announced that his body had been found.

Sources:

http://www.israelhayom.com/site/newsletter_article.php?id=16423
https://www.i24news.tv/en/news/israel/188059-181106-body-of-missing-israeli-air-force-pilot-found-after-56-years-of-searching
http://iaf.org.il/4444-46190-en/IAF.aspx


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Mar-2014 13:14 gerard57 Added
26-Mar-2014 13:21 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type]
06-Nov-2018 16:40 gerard57 Updated [Source, Narrative]
22-Nov-2018 18:28 JF Updated [Registration, Departure airport, Source]

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