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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137294
Last updated: 17 November 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas QF-4 Phantom
Owner/operator:Detachment 1, 82nd Aerial Targets Sqn USAF (Detachment 1, 82nd Aerial Targets Squadron United States Air Force)
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Crashed north of Artesia near Roswell, New Mexico -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Holloman Air Force Base - KHMN
Destination airport:Holloman Air Force Base - KHMN
KOB-TV reports rescue crews are responding to a military fighter jet crash near Roswell.

Holloman Air Force Base officials refused to confirm the report that a QF-4, which is an older fighter jet, from the base crashed just after 10:18 a.m. Wednesday.

The station reports the pilot was the only person aboard the plane, and was rescued by a helicopter.


Revision history:

06-Jul-2011 12:28 gerard57 Added
06-Jul-2011 12:37 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Jul-2011 01:15 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Source]
15-Jan-2016 13:17 Lorenzo Lamas Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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