Accident Canadair Sabre V (F-86F) 23264, Tuesday 15 January 1957
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Date:Tuesday 15 January 1957
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Canadair Sabre V (F-86F)
Owner/operator:Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF)
Registration: 23264
MSN: 1054
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:West Point, PEI -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:RCAF Chatham, NB/N°1 OTU
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed onto the ice in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Pilot F/O William Herbert Johnston (24) ejected at 10,000ft from spin but parachute failed to deploy.


Saskatoon Star-Phoenix 16 January 1957, p6

Revision history:

04-Jan-2018 15:57 TB Added
16-Jan-2018 10:02 TB Updated [Location, Departure airport]
19-Mar-2018 21:06 TB Updated [Registration, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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