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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56177
Last updated: 31 July 2019
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Date:09-MAY-1985
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vought A-7P Corsair II
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 154346
C/n / msn: A-185
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:8 Miles NW of Atoka, OK * -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Test
Departure airport:NAS Dallas, TX
Destination airport:NAS Dallas, TX
Narrative:
The aircraft was being flight tested by a civilian employee of the LTV Aerospace and Defense Co. The airplane crashed 45 minutes after the pilot's last radio transmission. The pilot, Robert T. Dewey, ejected but did not survive.
Accident happened prior to delivery to Portuguese AF.

* LOCATION: Baugher has crash site "in Arizona", but that seems less probable.

Sources:

The Daily Oklahoman, 11 May 1985, Page 16
- JF Baugher


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Jul-2012 00:04 Oklahoma Wreckchasin Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Apr-2013 19:47 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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