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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153171
Last updated: 18 April 2019
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Date:31-JUL-1960
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-4H-1 Phantom II
Owner/operator:General Electric Inc
Registration: 145312
C/n / msn: 13
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location: -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Test
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
F-4H-1 BuNo 145312 (Phantom # 13!) was bailed to General Electric in 1960 for engine development. It made 18 flights then caught fire on takeoff in July 1960 and burnt out on runway (totally destroyed). Pilot escaped injury, but aircaft written off

Sources:

www.ukserials.com/prodlists.php?type=833
www.flickr.com/photos/n747ge/page32/
http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries18.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Feb-2013 17:29 Dr. John Smith Added

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