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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232700
Last updated: 1 February 2020
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Date:26-JUN-1978
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vought A-7 Corsair II
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:2 mi from largo di Pachino (SR) -   Italy
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:USS Forrestal (CV-59)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
"A-7 Corsair" crashed in sea. Pilot killed.

Sources:

La Stampa 27 June 1978, p20


Revision history:

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