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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47281
Last updated: 18 April 2020
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Date:26-FEB-1960
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed F-104C-5-LO Starfighter
Owner/operator:436th TFSqn /479th TFWg USAF (436th TFSqn /479th Tactical Fighter Wingg United States Air Force)
Registration: 56-0905
C/n / msn: 183-1193
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:25 miles NE of Las Vegas, Nevada -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:George AFB, CA
Destination airport:Nellis AFB, NV
Narrative:
Hit mountains 25 Mi NE from Las Vegas during night approach. Pilot Capt. Einar B Olsen, killed in the crash.

Sources:

http://www.i-f-s.nl/accidents-incidents-1960/


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
03-Oct-2014 17:53 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Apr-2020 16:10 Reno Raines Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]

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