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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55913
Last updated: 13 April 2019
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Date:23-MAR-1976
Time:09:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas RF-4E Phantom II
Owner/operator:Luftwaffe (German Air Force) AG52
Registration: 35+55
C/n / msn: 4131
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hohenkirchen (Friesland) -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Leck AB
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Both pilots ejected over Hohenkirchen (Friesland); WSO Major Hans-Peter Bader survived serious injured; the pilot Major Klaus Langer was fatally injured; body found near Altgarmssiel (Friesland); the aircraft crashed into North Sea off Spiekeroog.

Sources:

Hamburger Abendblatt 24.3.1976
http://www.ag52-tgm.de/Chronik/Chronik_%20Teil1.pdf
BFU MX0005/76
http://www.ag52-tgm.de/Chronik/Chronik_%20Teil3.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-May-2011 05:12 TB Updated [Cn, Operator]
24-May-2011 09:31 TB Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
27-May-2011 09:46 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
18-Aug-2011 03:57 Uli Elch Updated [Location]
21-Jun-2012 12:16 TB Updated [Location, Source]
22-Jun-2012 09:14 TB Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Dec-2018 17:41 TB Updated [Source]

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