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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137487
Last updated: 3 December 2021
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Date:15-FEB-1979
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MRF1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dassault Mirage F1CZ
Owner/operator:South African Air Force (SAAF)
Registration: 200
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cullinan -   South Africa
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Aircraft crashed after a slow flypast of the crash site of F1AZ "246". Pilot ejected but parachute failed to deploy in time. MAJ Chris Brits killed.

Sources:

Book "Vlamgat" by Dick Lord


Revision history:

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19-Jul-2011 00:48 Anon. Added

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