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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153172
Last updated: 26 July 2019
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Date:16-FEB-1963
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II
Owner/operator:NATC, US Navy
Registration: 146821
C/n / msn: 23
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:4 miles from Atlantic City Airport, New Jersey (ACY/KACY) -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crash and destroyed February 16, 1963: hydraulics system failure caused loss of flight control systems. Crashed into woods 4 Miles from Atlantic City Airport, NJ, USA. Both crew - Lt. Cdr D.L.Varner (pilot) and Lt. W.Everett (RIO) - ejected

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20171115212455/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/F-4_PHANTOM_USA/f4_phantom_US_1959-1965.htm
http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries18.html
http://www.ukserials.com/prodlists.php?type=833
http://thephantomshrine.co.uk/Databases/f4-serials.txt


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Feb-2013 17:41 Dr. John Smith Added

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