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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56337
Last updated: 13 December 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ling-Temco-Vought A-7E Corsair II
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 159990
C/n / msn: E-494
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Unknown -
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Crashed into sea off USS Midway following engine failure.
Pilot ejected.


- JF Baugher

Revision history:

24-Aug-2013 17:50 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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