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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 216825
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Date:21-JAN-1960
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vought F8U-1 Crusader
Owner/operator:USMC VMF-334
Registration: 146921
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:NAS El Toro, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:El Toro
Narrative:
Night crash during landing. Pilot 1stLt Tom Troxell, didn't ejected but suffered severe burns and fractures, Died the 24th January

Sources:

Civil Airworthiness
https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/153077842/ralph-thomas-troxell
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Oct-2018 11:44 J155 Added
30-Oct-2018 17:56 J155 Updated [Registration, Source]

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