Republic F-84F Thunderstreak FU-9

 

When increasing power for take off from Bierset airbase on 8 December 1955 the engine of Republic F-84F Thunderstreak

 FU-9/YL-G of N° 3 Squadron - 2nd Wing exploded. The aircraft  was completely destroyed in the ensuing fire. Fortunately

the pilot could escape in time. 

 

  

 

 

Last updated 14/03/15 08:45   Daniel Brackx

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