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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55966
Last updated: 3 February 2020
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Date:22-NOV-1981
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vought A-7E Corsair II
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 158678
C/n / msn: E-304
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:200 km NE off Sardinia -   Italy
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A US Navy Corsair of the USS Nimitz crashed into the Mediterranean. Pilot reported missing.

Sources:

http://www.flightglobal.com/pdfarchive/view/1981/1981 - 3790.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Dec-2008 11:28 harro Added
28-Dec-2008 11:34 harro Updated
29-Dec-2008 10:31 harro Updated
27-Apr-2012 11:30 zerocinquanta Updated [Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
18-May-2017 10:15 Anon. Updated [Damage]
03-Feb-2020 19:33 TB Updated [Location, Source, Damage]

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