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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47292
Last updated: 21 October 2020
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Date:09-NOV-1959
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed F-104B-5-LO Starfighter
Owner/operator:83rd FISqn USAF (83rd FISqn United States Air Force)
Registration: 57-1295
C/n / msn: 283-5007
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:San Pablo Bay 6 1/2 miles NNE of San Rafael California -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Hamilton AFB, CA
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Complete electrical failure, feed tank was pressurized and wouldn't feed, the engine flamed out for fuel starvation, a/c went into a spin. Pilots, 2Lt Jamer Reverdy "Rev" Allender Jr. and Instructor Capt. Orland "Wayne" Jensen, ejected safely.

Sources:

http://www.916-starfighter.de/F-104_Lockheed_serials_.pdf
http://www.i-f-s.nl/accidents-incidents-1959/


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
03-Oct-2014 14:51 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Apr-2020 16:03 Reno Raines Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Operator]

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