Accident Vought RF-8A Crusader 144609, 08 Jan 1968
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Vought RF-8A Crusader
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 144609
MSN: 96
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Niland, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:NAS North Island, CA/VRF-32
Destination airport:Davis Monthan AFB, AZ
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed into a railroad bridge, six miles south of the Salton Sea. Lt (jg) Thomas F. Carrier (29).

National City Star-News 11 January 1968, pB4

Revision history:

16-May-2021 07:20 ASN archive Added
27-Feb-2022 13:24 TB Updated [Cn, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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