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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55906
Last updated: 13 October 2020
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Time:c. 18:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-4F Phantom II
Owner/operator:JG 71 Luftwaffe
Registration: 38+71
C/n / msn: 4789
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:5
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lage-Hagen -   Germany
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Crashed into house (Wellenheider Strasse) during sharp right turn while flying low at about 60 meters; OLt Bernd Bracke, OLt Werner Lempe and five residents were killed; Lage-Hagen was the hometown of OLt Lempe.


Hamburger Abendblatt 19.6.1979

Revision history:

23-May-2011 14:07 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
23-May-2011 14:27 TB Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
24-May-2011 14:05 TB Updated [Time, Phase, Source, Narrative]
03-Jan-2020 09:32 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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