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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47051
Last updated: 27 September 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Northrop RF-5A
Owner/operator:Luftforsvaret (RNoAF)
Registration: AZ-A/109
C/n / msn: RFG1010
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kjørull/Nissedal -   Norway
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Rygge MAS
Destination airport:Rygge MAS
Went from Rygge on a combined interdict/ACM mission with another F-5A (112) and they collided over Bjørnliheia in Nissedal in Telemark at an altitude of 17000 feet. The pilot captain Elling Weme-Nilsen (chief of the B-wing at the 717 Squadron) was killed.


Revision history:

04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
20-Nov-2015 19:54 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
15-May-2017 08:04 whiteshark Updated [Registration]
30-Sep-2017 15:04 whiteshark Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
30-Sep-2017 16:22 Whiteshark Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities]

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