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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56200
Last updated: 20 November 2020
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Date:07-DEC-1977
Time:
Type:Lockheed U-2R
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 68-10330
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Akroitiri AB -   Cyprus
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Pilot and four on ground killed and six injured, when aircraft crashed into control complex.

Sources:

http://www.blackbirds.net/u2/u2-timeline/u2tl70.html
La Nación 8 December 1977, p20A


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Sep-2016 07:33 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
09-Aug-2017 13:51 TB Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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