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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 211313
Last updated: 21 November 2019
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Date:17-MAR-1973
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-4E Phantom
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 66-0290
C/n / msn: 2326
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Holloman AFB, NM -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Two Phantom from the Thunderbird exhibition flying team collided over Holloman AFB. One crashed and Capt Rip Blaisdell was able to eject. Maj Roger Parrish landed his plane safely.

Sources:

http://thephantomshrine.co.uk/Databases/f4-serials.txt
New Straits Times 19 March 1973, p3


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2018 15:17 j155 Added
02-Feb-2019 17:58 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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