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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203814
Last updated: 17 September 2019
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Date:15-JAN-1957
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Canadair Sabre V (F-86F)
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
Registration: 23264
C/n / msn: 1054
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:West Point, PEI -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RCAF Chatham, NB/N1 OTU
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed onto the ice in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Pilot F/O William Herbert Johnston (24) ejected at 10,000ft from spin but parachute failed to deploy.

Sources:

Saskatoon Star-Phoenix 16 January 1957, p6
CVWM


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Jan-2018 15:57 TB Added
16-Jan-2018 10:02 TB Updated [Location, Departure airport]
19-Mar-2018 21:06 TB Updated [Registration, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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