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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46985
Last updated: 6 May 2021
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Date:12-MAY-1980
Time:c. 15:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed TF-104G Starfighter
Owner/operator:Belgische Luchtmacht
Registration: FC05
MSN: 583G-5102
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Neunkirchen-Heinitz -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Kleine-Brogel
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into a factory during unautorized low level flight. Both pilots ejected safely.Three female factory workers (22-26) were killed. Probable bird strike at 500 ft AGL.

Sources:

ANP
Serious birdstrike-related accidents to military aircraft of Europe and Israel: list and analysis of circumstances / W. John Richardson (Published in International 8ird Strike Committee Proceedings
and Papers 23)
- http://gsb.download.bva.bund.de/BBK/Magazin/BBK_Bevoelkerungsschutz198010.pdf
Hamburger Abendblatt 13 May 1980


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
07-Nov-2008 12:04 harro Updated
17-Jul-2010 11:49 harro Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
12-Jun-2013 10:32 Uli Elch Updated [Cn, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
08-Mar-2018 20:42 TB Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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