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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 165971
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Date:03-DEC-1958
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SSAB model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-100C Super Sabre
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF (United States Air Force - USAF)
Registration: 54-1865
MSN: 217-126
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Wheelus AB -   Libya
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Soesterberg AB
Destination airport:
Narrative:
32th TFS 36th FDW. 54-1865 was on route to Wheelus AB, Libya for weapons training. Together with F-100C 54-1861 the jet ran out of fuel forcing his pilot 1th Lt Harry E.Higgins to eject.

Sources:

Http://www.eagleaviation.nl/Soesterberg%2032nd%20TFS%20accidents.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-May-2014 07:00 Daniel Nole Added
05-May-2014 07:37 Daniel Nole Updated [Damage]
21-May-2018 17:23 A.J. Scholten Updated [Cn]

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