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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 225353
Last updated: 22 May 2019
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Date:27-MAR-1956
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-86 Sabre
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:Perry, NY -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The F-86 of Korea veteran pilot 1°Ltn Charles Shortle (27) collided with a T-33 trainer during mock interception exercise. The T-33 pilots ejected and suffered burns.

Sources:

Youngstown Vindicator 29 March 1956, p44


Revision history:

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