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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 225294
Last updated: 20 May 2019
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Date:19-FEB-1956
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic f84f model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Republic F-84F Thunderstreak
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:2 mi from Greater Pittsburgh Airport, PA -   United States of America
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed after hit trees with landing gear during emergency landing in a field due to engine failure. 112 Fighter Group of Pennsylvania ANG Lt Thomas W. Sonnett (32) died in hospital.

Sources:

Youngstown Vindicator 20 February 1956, p8


Revision history:

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