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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207873
Last updated: 9 March 2021
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Date:29-MAR-1956
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: 23271
C/n / msn: 1061
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:15 mi SE of Chatham, NB -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RCAF Chatham, NB/OTU
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Collided with Sabre 23365 during dogfight. F/O Leslie William Swanston (20) bailed out.

Sources:

The Winnipeg Evening Tribune 30 March 1956, p10


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Mar-2018 18:32 TB Added
24-Mar-2018 14:00 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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