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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 140043
Last updated: 14 August 2020
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Date:24-AUG-1978
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-4EJ Phantom II
Owner/operator:302 Sqn Japan Air Self-Defence Force (JASDF)
Registration: 87-8405
C/n / msn: M11-092
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Wakkanai, Hokkaidou -   Japan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
24 August 1978: F-4EJ, 87-8405, JASDF. Crashed into the sea near Wakkanai, Hokkaidou. Both crew ejected safely.

Sources:

http://www.thephantomshrine.co.uk/Databases/f4-serials.txt
https://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?44988-Accident-Report-JASDF-aircraft-accidents-in-1965-to-2005-in-Japan

http://web.archive.org/web/20170729001340/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Country-By-Country/Japan.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Nov-2011 13:55 Dr. John Smith Added
23-Jan-2020 15:27 JF Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
07-Feb-2020 09:45 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Operator]

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