ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 86875
Last updated: 12 November 2019
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:01-FEB-1962
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed QF-104A Starfighter
Owner/operator:3205th Drone Sqn USAF (3205th Drone Squadron United States Air Force)
Registration: 55-2963
C/n / msn: 183-1009
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gulf of Mexico -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
shot down as drone by a BOMARC ground-to-air missile on its first "unmanned" flight

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20090114050419/http://www.i-f-s.nl:80/cn/183-1009.htm
http://www.916-starfighter.de/F-104_QFs.htm


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Dec-2010 12:58 757 Added
17-Feb-2012 03:10 Anon. Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Plane category, ]
22-Oct-2014 18:33 Anon. Updated [Operator, Location]
30-Oct-2014 09:02 Earl Updated [Operator]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description