Accident Grumman F-11A Tiger 141873, 14 Jan 1968
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Type:Grumman F-11A Tiger
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 141873
MSN: 190
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:10 mi W of NAS El Centro, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed in the desert during aerobatic training (Double Immelman). Pilot Lt William Franklin "Bill" Worley (29) of the Blue Angels aerobatic team died in the crash.


San Bernardino Sun 15 January 1968

Revision history:

13-May-2018 16:42 j155 Added
10-Feb-2020 16:19 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Operator]
02-Jan-2022 19:38 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
04-Jan-2022 09:43 TB Updated [Narrative]

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