Incident Fairchild-Republic A-10A Thunderbolt II 78-0667, 08 Aug 1983
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56165
 
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Date:08-AUG-1983
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:355th AGS 357th TFTS, USAF (355th AGS 357th TFTS, United States Air Force)
Registration: 78-0667
MSN: A10-287
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Gila Bend AFB, Maricopa County, Arizona -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Davis-Monthan AFB, Arizona (DMA/KDMA)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
According to some reports, A-10A 78-0667 was reported to have crashed whilst in service with 355th TTW on Gila Bend Ranges, AZ Aug 8, 1983. However, it is also reported that the same airframe was transferred to the AMARC at Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ as AC 0119 on Sep 22, 1992. Still at AMARC Jan 15, 2008

Sources:

1. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1978.html
2. https://www.flickr.com/photos/28042007@N07/4119822073/
3. http://warthogaircraftdatabase.blogspot.co.uk/2009/04/fy-1978-aircraft.html
4. http://web.archive.org/web/20171019033444/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/A-10_Thunderbolt_II.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Jun-2014 19:10 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
14-Jun-2017 07:57 JetMech2616 Updated [Operator]

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