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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47319
Last updated: 28 September 2019
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Date:12-JAN-1967
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed F-104C-10-LO Starfighter
Owner/operator:435th TFS, 8th TFW, USAF (435th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 8th Tactical Fighter Wing, United States Air Force)
Registration: 57-0910
C/n / msn: 183-1227
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Udorn RTAFB (VTED) -   Thailand
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Udorn RTAFB (VTED)
Destination airport:Udorn RTAFB (VTED)
Narrative:
Crashed and destroyed January 12 1967: Aborted 1st landing at Udorn RTAFB and went round again; nosewheel gear collapsed on 2nd landing attempt, and aircraft veered off runway with hard-over rudder. Pilot survived but at least 1 fatality on the ground

Sources:

http://www.arizonawrecks.com/allthingsf104/104nam.html
http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1957.html
https://www.thai-aviation.net/files/Air_Accidents.pdf
http://www.916-starfighter.de/F-104_Lockheed_serials.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
22-Nov-2010 04:56 757 Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
20-Feb-2011 05:37 GMehl Updated [[Date, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]]
11-Jan-2012 08:02 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Feb-2013 20:21 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Feb-2013 20:23 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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