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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46127
Last updated: 12 December 2019
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Time:14:15 MST
Type:Silhouette image of generic RF6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Slingsby T-3A Firefly
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 93-0584
C/n / msn: 2188
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:30 mi E of Colorado Springs, CO -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Engine failure during practice forced landing, followed by stall & crash near Calhan. Callsign 'Falcon 27.
Inst. Pilot: Capt. Clay D. Smith killed.
Stdt: Cdt. 1st Class (Senior) Dennis P. Rando killed.

Air Forces Monthly Jan 97

Revision history:

30-Oct-2008 11:50 harro Added
02-Dec-2015 10:12 JINX Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
02-Dec-2015 18:39 JINX Updated [Narrative]
26-Sep-2019 08:37 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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