Accident North American RA-5C Vigilante 149312, 16 Jan 1966
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Type:Silhouette image of generic vigi model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
North American RA-5C Vigilante
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 149312
MSN: NA269-47
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:USS Ranger, Gulf of Tonkin -   Vietnam
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:USS Ranger
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Suffered starboard engine explosion during landing on USS Ranger in Gulf of Tonkin and crashed into water. Both crew killed.


- JF Baugher

Revision history:

30-Aug-2012 08:36 Uli Elch Added
10-Feb-2020 16:31 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Narrative, Operator]

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