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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 246271
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:21-JAN-1960
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic f84 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Republic F-84G Thunderjet
Owner/operator:Türk Hava Kuvvetleri
Registration: 51-9772 ?
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bandirma AB -   Turkey
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Bandirma AB (23:30 previous day)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
"F-84" stuck in a mount of dirt and disintegrated after landing gear did not deploy.

Sources:

Milliyet Gazete 22 January 1960, p1
Forgotten Jets (WFU 21 JAN 1960, 161 Filo)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Dec-2020 14:14 TB Added
14-Jan-2021 15:11 TB Updated [Registration, Source]
14-Jan-2021 15:13 TB Updated [Source]

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