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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 141853
Last updated: 28 October 2019
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Date:14-JAN-1969
Time:
Type:Douglas EKA-3B Skywarrior
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 138918
C/n / msn: 10779
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:27
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:USS Enterprise, off Hawaii -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Destroyed in fire 14. Jan. 1969 on USS Enterprise, off Hawaii.
A "Zuni" rocket on a parked F-4 exploded, causing fires and additional explosions.
Total 27 killed, 314 injured, 15 aircraft destroyed.

Sources:

- JF Baugher
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Enterprise_(CVN-65)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2012 10:14 Uli Elch Added
11-Jan-2012 10:21 Uli Elch Updated [Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
30-Aug-2012 10:12 Uli Elch Updated [Location]
31-Aug-2012 02:40 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
31-Aug-2012 03:14 Uli Elch Updated [Narrative]
29-Mar-2013 15:16 Uli Elch Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Narrative]
10-Nov-2013 16:48 TB Updated [Operator, Source]

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