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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47283
Last updated: 23 February 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F104 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed F-104C-10-LO Starfighter
Owner/operator:435th TFSqn /479th TFWg USAF (435th TFSqn /479th Tactical Fighter Wingg United States Air Force)
Registration: 57-0919
C/n / msn: 183-1236
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:George AFB, California -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:George AFB, CA
Destination airport:George AFB
During a night landing, landed 2000 ft short of runway, bounced back in the air , wiping out the nose and left main landing gearand skidded on his belly for 1000 ft. Pilot Captain Harold W. Rademacher injuried but survived.

US CRASHES Jan van Waarde 1950 2002

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Revision history:

04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
03-Oct-2014 17:54 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
23-Feb-2021 21:58 Pink Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Operator]

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