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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 60568
Last updated: 7 November 2019
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Date:17-JAN-1966
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SSAB model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-100D Super Sabre
Owner/operator:Flyvevåbnet
Registration: G-179
C/n / msn: 223-59
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:ca 7,5 km W of Haven/Ærø -   Denmark
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Navigation exercise. The wingmate observed G-179 tilt and sink towards the sea and called "pull up, pull up". G-179 started to pull up but struck water of Lille Bælt shortly after.
Cause: unknown.

Sources:

http://www.stall.dk/flyvevaabnets-historie-fra-1945/fly-gennem-tiden.aspx
http://www.milfly.dk/pdf/f100.pdf
ex.USAF/54-2179.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Aug-2012 01:58 Masen63 Updated [Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Narrative]
13-Jan-2016 14:25 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
22-May-2018 07:31 A.J. Scholten Updated [Source, Narrative]

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