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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 219401
Last updated: 7 December 2021
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Date:13-FEB-1963
Time:afternoon
Type:Silhouette image of generic MIRA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dassault Mirage IV
Owner/operator:Dassault Aviation
Registration: 01
MSN: 01
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bray-en-Val (Loiret) -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Test
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Prototype crashed after engine trouble. The two pilots ejected.

Sources:

British Pathe
https://www.britishpathe.com/video/VLVA9GSXIGN5A94F5294KEHPFJPH-FRANCES-PROTOTYPE-ATOM-BOMBER-CRASHES-WRECKAGE-SCENES/query/Crash
SIA
Le Monde 16 February 1963


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Dec-2018 20:49 Cobar Added
28-Aug-2020 19:04 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
29-Aug-2020 18:58 TB Updated [Date, Time, Operator, Location, Source]

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