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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56329
Last updated: 9 July 2020
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Date:25-JUN-1978
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: 158028
C/n / msn: E-277
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mediterranean Sea -   Italy
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into the Mediterranean Sea, 2 miles off Pachino, south of Syracuse, Sicily whilst operating from USS Forrestal 25.6.78 - 'AA-403' - VA-81. (Pilot Killed).

Sources:

US CRASHES 1950-2002 published by SCRAMBLE.NL


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jul-2020 18:57 globie54321 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]

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