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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 217000
Last updated: 7 February 2020
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Date:11-JAN-1961
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vought F-8B Crusader
Owner/operator:VMF-312 USMC
Registration: 145447
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Mount Fuji -   Japan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Lost control and crashed, 1Lt Merritt ejected

Sources:

Civil Airworthiness


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Nov-2018 08:38 J155 Added
07-Feb-2020 10:15 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]

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