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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220733
Last updated: 4 December 2021
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Date:17-DEC-1968
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic T28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American T-28C
Owner/operator:Force Aérienne Congolaise
Registration: FG-252
MSN: 252-15
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:N’Dola Kinshasa -   Democratic Republic of the Congo
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:N’Dola
Destination airport:N’Dola
Narrative:
During an aerobatic display one of the aircraft failed to pull out of a barrel roll and crashed in flames on the airfield

Sources:

British Pathe
https://www.britishpathe.com/video/VLVAAX9F0OU3B06FU419CUR87V6DF-CONGO-KINSHASA-PILOT-DIES-IN-AIR-DISPLAY-TRAGEDY/query/Congo
http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries18.html


Revision history:

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12-Jan-2019 15:58 Cobar Added

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