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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 209087
Last updated: 7 March 2020
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Date:21-DEC-1972
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-4E-36-MC Phantom II
Owner/operator:Thunderbirds USAF (Thunderbirds United States Air Force)
Registration: 67-0367
C/n / msn: 3248
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:73NM north of Las Vegas -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Nellis AFB
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed during FCF. The pilot, Capt Jerry D.S. Bolt and the technician TSGT Chuck Lynn, die in the crash. The aircraft was on Loan to the Thunderbirds.

Sources:

http://www.spaatz.org/1972/12/21/capt-jerry-d-s-bolt-usaf-1942-1972/
https://lasvegassun.com/news/2003/nov/14/a-history-of-the-thunderbirds-air-force-jet-demons/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Apr-2018 16:43 j155 Added
10-Apr-2018 16:45 j155 Updated [Damage]
08-Feb-2020 18:00 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]

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