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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153189
Last updated: 21 April 2019
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Date:17-JUL-1962
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-4B-6-MC Phantom II
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 148381
C/n / msn: 66
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:NAS Oceana, Virginia -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:USS Forrestal (CV-59)
Destination airport:NAS Oceana, Virginia
Narrative:
Control lost after rudder control linkage came loose from rudder actuator near NAB Oceana, VA, USA. Both crew ejected safely.

Sources:

http://www.ukserials.com/prodlists.php?type=833
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
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.5053phantoms.com/photos/displayimage.php?pid=8717]
http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries18.html
http://thephantomshrine.co.uk/Databases/f4-serials.txt


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Feb-2013 15:36 Dr. John Smith Added
09-Feb-2013 15:40 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Narrative]
09-Feb-2013 15:41 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
01-Jan-2017 18:31 TB Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]

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