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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 236125
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SSAB model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-100 Super Sabre
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:off Myrtle Beach, SC -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Three Super Sabre jets contacted the sea while flying in formation at night during a ferry flight to Italy
The lead plane went down into the sea and the other two followed him in.


Diário de Lisboa 14 May 1959, p12
Toledo Blade 13 May 1959, p1
Rodger May 17, 2020.

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