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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 167701
Last updated: 15 February 2020
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Date:16-JUL-1968
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ling-Temco-Vought A-7A Corsair II
Owner/operator:United States Navy (US Navy)
Registration: 153234
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:in Gulf of Tonkin, North Vietnam -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ran out of fuel while in holding pattern over Gulf of Tonkin.
Pilot ejected and was rescued by helicopter.

Sources:

- JF Baugher


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Jun-2014 11:18 Uli Elch Added
30-Jun-2014 11:21 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Registration, Total fatalities, Location, Narrative]

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