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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 227347
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Date:06-MAY-1958
Time:13:15 LT
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)
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:ca 0,25 mi off Matagorda Island, TX -   United States of America
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Failed to pull-out from a dive during gunnery exercise and crashed into Gulf of Mexico. Pilot 1°Lt Ralph W. Posey (24).

Sources:

The Victoria Advocat 8 May 1958, p1


Revision history:

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