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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55747
Last updated: 3 October 2020
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Date:13-NOV-1979
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed TF-104G Starfighter
Owner/operator:WaSLw10 Luftwaffe
Registration: 27+05
C/n / msn: 5706
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Jever AB -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Jever AB
Narrative:
Premature selection of land flaps at high speed; breakage of flap drive unit; uncontrollable roll rate; Hptm Krafft Braun and OLt Rainer Friedrich ejected safely.

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/2705.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jun-2011 10:42 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Jun-2011 11:05 TB Updated [Location, Narrative]
03-Jan-2020 09:34 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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