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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 199963
Last updated: 22 April 2019
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Date:27-SEP-1977
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas RF-4B Phantom II
Owner/operator:USAF (United States Air Force)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near US Naval Air Facility Atsugi -   Japan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:US Naval Air Facility Atsugi
Destination airport:USS Midway, Tokyo Bay
Narrative:
The plane crashed after a technical malfunction. The pilots ejected safely, but three persons on the ground as the plane struck their home.

Sources:

https://www.stripes.com/news/japanese-remember-mother-children-killed-after-marine-corps-jet-crashed-40-years-ago-1.489551#.WcontWdlJ3w


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Sep-2017 12:55 gerard57 Added
26-Sep-2017 13:00 gerard57 Updated [Date]

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