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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 257037
Last updated: 16 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-86F Sabre
Registration: 72-7707
MSN: 231-7
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:off Mie prefecture -   Japan
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Crashed in the sea near Shima peninsula, on the Kumanonada Bombing Range, Mie Prefecture after a collision with F-86F 72-7728. Both pilots bailed out, but only one rescued by helicopter.

JASDF aircraft accidents
The Straits Times 22 May 1958, p1

Revision history:

03-May-2021 18:53 ASN archive Added
27-Jul-2021 20:37 TB Updated [Registration, Operator, Total occupants, Country, Source, Narrative]
28-Jul-2021 13:19 TB Updated [Time]
01-Aug-2021 19:49 TB Updated [Cn, Location]
04-Aug-2021 13:04 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
04-Aug-2021 13:06 TB Updated [Location]

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