Accident Northrop T-38A Talon 65-10436, Tuesday 28 November 1972
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Date:Tuesday 28 November 1972
Type:Silhouette image of generic T38 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Northrop T-38A Talon
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 65-10436
MSN: N5855
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Laughlin AFB, TX -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Laughlin AFB, TX
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed two mile short of the runway during a landing attempt, skidded and burst into flames. Student pilot 2°Lt Clark D. Barron (23) climbed from the plane but suffered serious burns. He died 13 DEC 72.


The Victoria Advocat 29 November 1972, p4B
Scramble (27 NOV 72)

Revision history:

01-Feb-2022 14:28 TB Added
05-Feb-2022 18:45 TB Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]

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