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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46726
Last updated: 23 January 2021
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Date:27-JUL-1988
Time:c. 13:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed F-104G Starfighter
Owner/operator:Aeronautica Militare Italiana (AMI)
Registration: MM6608
C/n / msn: 6608
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Villafranca AB (VR) -   Italy
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Villafranca AB (VR)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Aircraft didn't lift off, hit VOR antenna and exploded. Pilot Cap Sandro Sordoni (30) killed. Extensive fire erupted. Debris fell on highway A4.

Sources:

http://digilander.libero.it/air10/f104/inc_270788.htm
http://archiviostorico.unita.it/cgi-bin/highlightPdf.cgi?t=ebook&file=/archivio/uni_1988_07/19880728_0007.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
09-Apr-2010 11:42 Anon. Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Narrative]
24-Oct-2013 16:36 TB Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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