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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47581
Last updated: 21 December 2020
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Date:12-DEC-1978
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed F-104G Starfighter
Owner/operator:Belgische Luchtmacht
Registration: FX13
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Naer Mellet/Wayaux -   Belgium
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
during an air combat manoeuvre the aircraft gets in some clouds at 1700ft. The aicraft crashed a few moments later near Mellet/Wayaux (Gosselies). The pilot was killed, Capt. Martial Van Steenkiste (350Sqn / 1W)

Sources:

http://belmilac.wetpaint.com/page/Part+1+%3A+FX-01+-+FX-20


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
02-Aug-2009 21:01 sundevil Updated

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