ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193015
Last updated: 16 February 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:24-MAY-1956
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Canadair Sabre VI (F-86F)
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
Registration: 23474
C/n / msn: 1264
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Memprechtshofen/Rheinau -   Germany
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RCAF Baden-Soellingen/427
Destination airport:
Narrative:
F/O Thomas Richard Griffith (21) ejected too low after flame-out.

Sources:

Saskatoon Star-Phoenix 26 June 1956, p15
CVWM


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jan-2017 13:45 TB Added
02-Jan-2018 09:45 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
19-Mar-2018 18:47 TB Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description