Incident Fairchild-Republic A-10A Thunderbolt II 78-0645, 19 Oct 1984
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Date:19-OCT-1984
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fairchild-Republic A-10A Thunderbolt II
Owner/operator:118th TFS, 103rd TFG, Connecticut ANG, USAF (118th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 103rd TFG, Connecticut ANG, United States Air Force)
Registration: 78-0645
MSN: A10-0265
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks, Hartford County, CT -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Bradley IAP (BDL/KBDL)
Destination airport:Bradley IAP (BDL/KBDL)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Written off 1/1/85: crashed on approach to Bradley ANG Base, at Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks, Hartford County, Connecticut. Pilot ejected safely.

Above is incorrect. Incident was during routine training mission, flying near Fort Drum bombing range, NY on 19 Oct 1984

Sources:

1. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1978.html
2. http://warthogaircraftdatabase.blogspot.co.uk/2009/04/fy-1978-aircraft.html
3. http://web.archive.org/web/20171019033444/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/A-10_Thunderbolt_II.htm
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/118th_Airlift_Squadron#Air_Combat_Command


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Jun-2014 19:35 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Country, Narrative]
02-Jun-2014 19:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
03-Jun-2014 01:12 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Nov-2018 15:08 jetav8r Updated [Date, Phase, Narrative]

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