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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55739
Last updated: 10 August 2020
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Date:04-DEC-1980
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed F-104G Starfighter
Owner/operator:JBG 31 Luftwaffe
Registration: 20+58
C/n / msn: 2067
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Houverath/Erkelenz -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Decimomannu AB
Destination airport:RAF Wildenrath
Narrative:
Mid-air collision with Luftwaffe F-104 21+43 during frequency change on approach to RAF Wildenrath; Hptm Arno Ewald emergency landed the aircraft at RAF Wildenrath, but the damage was beyond economical repair.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20171029225354/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/aircraft_by_Type/GermanF104.htm
http://www.916-starfighter.de/Large/2058.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Jun-2011 03:08 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Jun-2011 03:34 TB Updated [Time, Departure airport]
04-Jan-2020 19:07 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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