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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 159064
Last updated: 11 May 2020
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Date:04-APR-1972
Time:
Type:Beechcraft QU-22B Pave Eagle
Owner/operator:56th SOW, 554th RS, USAF (56th SOW, 554th RS, United States Air Force)
Registration: 69-7700
C/n / msn: EB-8
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Thai/Laos border at 16.03N, 105.03E -   Thailand
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Nakhon Phanom RTAFB, Thailand
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed 4/4/1972 due to engine failure during combat mission in Thailand. Crashed just inside Thailand on the Thai/Laos border at 16.03 North, 105.03 East. Pilot survived.

Sources:

1. https://www.thai-aviation.net/files/Air_Accidents.pdf
2. http://www.westin553.net/batcatTXT01/qu22.txt
3. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1969.html
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nakhon_Phanom_Royal_Thai_Navy_Base#56th_Special_Operations_Wing


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Aug-2013 11:51 Uli Elch Added
25-Aug-2013 12:00 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Narrative]
16-Oct-2013 03:15 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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