ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56230
Last updated: 24 October 2014
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Date:20-JAN-1999
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairchild-Republic OA-10A Thunderbolt II
Owner/operator:131st FS, 104th FW, Massachusetts ANG, USAF
Registration: 78-0628
C/n / msn: A10-0248
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Kasoag Lake, Oswega County, 30 miles north of Syracuse, NY -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Barnes ANGB, Massachusetts (BAF/KBAF)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On Wednesday 20th January 1999, USAF OA-10A Thunderbolt II 78-0628/MA of 131st FS, 104th FW, Massachusetts Air National Guard, USAF was written off when it crashed on a night training exercise. The A-10A crashed into a swampy area near Kasoag Lake, about 30 miles north of Syracuse.during a training exercise in up state New York. Pilot ejected safely, but sustained minor cuts and bruises

Sources:
1. http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/A-10_Thunderbolt_II.htm
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1978.html
3. http://warthogaircraftdatabase.blogspot.co.uk/2009/04/fy-1978-aircraft.html
4. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barnes_Air_National_Guard_Base

131st Tactical Fighter Squadron - Fairchild Republic A-10A Thunderbolt II 78-0628

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Dec-2013 03:30 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
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