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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 259378
Last updated: 18 September 2021
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Date:21-JAN-1973
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas A3D-2 Skywarrior
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 142634
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gulf of Tonkin -   Pacific Ocean
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ditched into the Gulf of Tonkin after a bad launch from the USS Ranger; 3 crewmen were killed.

Sources:

http://forgottenjets.warbirdsresourcegroup.org/A3D.html


Revision history:

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