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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47026
Last updated: 8 December 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Northrop NF-5A
Owner/operator:314 Sqn Koninklijke Luchtmacht (KLu)
Registration: K-3029
C/n / msn: 3029
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ramstein Wiesbaden (Hessen) -   Germany
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Ramstein AFB
Destination airport:
Crashed in a field after a bird strike on take off.


Serious birdstrike-related accidents to military aircraft of Europe and Israel: list and analysis of circumstances / W. John Richardson (Published in International 8ird Strike Committee Proceedings and Papers 23)


Photo of K-3029 courtesy

Enschede - Twenthe (EHTW / ENS)
6 July 1991; (c) René Buschmann Collection

Revision history:

04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
17-Jul-2010 12:24 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Aug-2013 13:57 Uli Elch Updated [Location]
08-Dec-2020 18:59 Cobar Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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