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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47583
Last updated: 24 March 2021
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Date:21-NOV-1978
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed F-104G Starfighter
Owner/operator:322 Sqn Koninklijke Luchtmacht (KLu)
Registration: D-8098
C/n / msn: 8098
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Base Wildenrath -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Base Wildenrath
Destination airport:RAF Base Wildenrath
Narrative:
Mid air collision between two Dutch Air Force F-104G Starfighter jets, D-8341 and D-8098.
D-8341 collided with its forward cockpit section into the aft section of the D-8098. The pilot, of the D-8341 was killed instantly by this collision.

Sources:

http://www.archiefleeuwardercourant.nl/vw/article.do?id=LC-19781122-1003&vw=org&lm=starfighter%2Cwildenrath
http://www.i-f-s.nl/cn/683D-8341.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
24-Aug-2011 13:19 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Dec-2020 19:23 Cobar Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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