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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 184605
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:17-AUG-1966
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic MIRA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dassault Mirage IVA
Owner/operator:Armée de l'Air
Registration: 35
MSN: 35
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Bourges -   France
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Saint Dizier
Destination airport:BA Avord
Narrative:
Accident when airport lightning failed in the night 17/18 August. Crew ejected.

Sources:

La Stampa 28 August 1966, p14
ABC (Madrid) 19 August 1966, p35
La Nacion 19 August 1966, p16
https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dassault_Mirage_IV#cite_note-61
Le Monde 20 August

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

25 Jan 1980 BA35 Belgische Luchtmacht 0 Liège-Bierset AB w/o


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Feb-2016 16:31 TB Added
06-Mar-2016 21:17 TB Updated [Date, Time, Total fatalities, Location, Source]
19-Dec-2016 18:07 TB Updated [Total occupants, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Jan-2020 12:12 JF Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Departure airport, Source]
29-Aug-2020 19:11 TB Updated [Date, Time, Registration, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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