Incident Northrop T-38A , 28 Aug 1963
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Type:Silhouette image of generic T38 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Northrop T-38A
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Randolph AFB, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Randolph AFB, TX
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Two T-38 supersonic jet trainers collided during GCA approach. One crashed after both crew ejected safely. Other landed safely. One pilot suffered head injuries when the plane hit by the other from above while making a low pass.


The Victoria Advocat 29 August 1963, p4C

Revision history:

12-Jun-2021 16:12 TB Added
29-Mar-2022 08:58 TB Updated [Time, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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