Narrative:Lost at sea off Japan during a routine patrol flight.
|Date:||28 APR 1967|
|Type:||Lockheed P-3A-40-LO Orion|
|Operator:||United States Navy|
|C/n / msn:|| 185-5078|
|First flight:|| 1964|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 12 / Occupants: 12|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Total:||Fatalities: 12 / Occupants: 12 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||off Tsushima Island (Japan)
|Phase:|| En route (ENR)|
|Departure airport:||Iwakuni MCAS (RJOI), Japan|
|Destination airport:||Iwakuni MCAS (RJOI), Japan|
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Distance from Iwakuni MCAS to Iwakuni MCAS as the crow flies is NAN km (NAN miles).
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.