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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 148155
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:14-JAN-1969
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ling-Temco-Vought A-7B Corsair II
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 154461
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
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:

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


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Aug-2012 03:05 Uli Elch Added
31-Aug-2012 03:13 Uli Elch Updated [Narrative]
31-Aug-2012 12:14 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type]

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