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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47461
Last updated: 22 November 2021
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Date:09-NOV-1954
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SSAB model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-100A Super Sabre
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF (United States Air Force - USAF)
Registration: 52-5771
MSN: 192-16
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Nellis AFB ranges, Nevada -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Nellis AFB (KLSV)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed in Nevada, Nellis ranges during gunnery practice, part of Phase IV testing -caused grounding of F‑100 fleet Major F. Emory (Pilot) ejected safely, but following the loss of 53-1534 the previous day (as well as four previous losses) led to the grounding of the F-100A fleet for investigation

Sources:

http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/PROJECT/YEAR_Pages/1954.htm
http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1952.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
27-Oct-2012 04:25 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Oct-2012 04:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
12-Apr-2013 12:57 Uli Elch Updated [Cn, Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]

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