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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47234
Last updated: 31 July 2020
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Date:25-MAY-1961
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed F-104A-25-LO Starfighter
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 56-0853
C/n / msn: 183-1141
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Olmstead AFB (MMT), PA -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Olmstead AFB (MMT)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Engine stall on take off, aircraft ran off the end of runway through Susquehanna river. Pilot LtCol Barnie B. McEntire (Jr) killed.

Sources:

http://www.916-starfighter.de/F-104_Lockheed_serials_.pdf
US CRASHES jan van Waarde 1950 2002
El Litoral 28 May 1961, p1


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
06-Oct-2014 08:09 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Narrative]
06-Oct-2014 08:17 Anon. Updated [Source]
20-Apr-2015 15:25 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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