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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 171423
Last updated: 26 November 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Canadair CF-104 Starfighter
Owner/operator:Türk Hava Kuvvetleri
Registration: 62-787
C/n / msn: 683A-1087
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Diyarbakir AB (DIY) -   Turkey
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:8th Air Wing (Ana Jet Üs) Diyarbakir AB
Destination airport:8th Air Wing (Ana Jet Üs) Diyarbakir AB
The CF-104 62-787/8-787 of 182 Filo, 8 Ana Jet Üs, suffered a mechanical failure at Diyarbakir. The pilot Hv. Plt. Ütgm. H. Cahit Ekin ejected but he was seriously injured. He later died in hospital.



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Revision history:

19-Nov-2014 16:44 TB Added
19-Nov-2014 20:20 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]
07-Nov-2016 07:06 MMT Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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