Accident Canadair Sabre IV (F-86E) 19463, Thursday 5 March 1953
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Date:Thursday 5 March 1953
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Canadair Sabre IV (F-86E)
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
Registration: 19463
MSN: 363
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:30 mi SE of Bagotville, QC -   Canada
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RCAF Bagotville, QC
Destination airport:RCAF Bagotville, QC
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Missing. F/O Robin F. Heilinger found ejected and alive in thickly wooded area 11 miles from Grande Baie, Port Alfred district 7 March.


The Leader-Post 6 March 1953, p1
The Winnipeg Evening Tribune 9 March 1953, p5

Revision history:

27-Dec-2017 08:33 TB Added
01-Jan-2018 12:03 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Source]
15-Mar-2018 21:06 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
18-Mar-2018 19:55 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
24-Mar-2018 18:59 TB Updated [Narrative]
28-Mar-2018 19:31 TB Updated [Narrative]

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