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Last updated: 26 August 2021
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Date:01-NOV-1957
Time:c.
Type:Silhouette image of generic cf10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Canada CF-100 Canuck 4B
Owner/operator:419 (Moose) Sqn RCAF
Registration: 18393
MSN: 293
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:RCAF stn Zweibrücken, -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RCAF Baden-Soellingen (G)
Destination airport:RCAF Baden-Soellingen (G)
Narrative:
The aircraft successfully carried out an emergency landing at RCAF Station Zweibrücken, West Germany on 1st November 1957, following total engine failure during a mission when
serving with 419 All-Weather Fighter Squadron No.4 Wing Royal Canadian Air Force based at RCAF Station Baden-Soellingen, West Germany.
No.4 Wing was one of four CF-100 Canuck Wings formed and deployed to Europe to meet NATO's air defence commitments in Europe during the Cold War in early 1950s.

Sources:

1.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zweibr%C3%BCcken_Air_Base
2.http://www.rwrwalker.ca/RCAF_18351_18400_detailed.html
3.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CFB_Baden%E2%80%93Soellingen


Images:

Photo of 18393 courtesy AirHistory.net


Duxford (EGSU)
11 January 2018; (c) Alastair T. Gardiner


Imperial War Museum Duxford, Cambridgeshire, UK - 15th September 2010


Imperial War Museum Duxford, Cambridgeshire, UK - 15th September 2010

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Aug-2020 16:28 Peter Clarke Added
18-Aug-2020 20:34 Xindel XL Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]
19-Aug-2020 16:06 Peter Clarke Updated [Photo]
26-Dec-2020 18:37 Dr.Roup Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Operator]

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