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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55757
Last updated: 27 March 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed F-104G Starfighter
Owner/operator:JBG 33 Luftwaffe
Registration: 25+16
C/n / msn: 8285
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Göttschied/Idar-Oberstein -   Germany
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Engine failure (FOD) during run-in to target at Baumholder Army Range; OLt Jörg Böttcher (37) ejected successfully but seriously injured on parachute landing.

Hamburger Abendblatt 29.6.1978

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Revision history:

10-Jun-2011 10:29 TB Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
10-Jun-2011 14:13 TB Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
03-Jan-2020 09:27 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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