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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56404
Last updated: 4 November 2019
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Date:16-JAN-1988
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 VA-22
Registration: 159644
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:USS Enterprise -
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Lost when slid off of elevator #2 during respot. Aviation Mechanic, SA Paul E. Miller, who was sitting in the cockpit when the plane rolled off the flight deck, was lost at sea.

Sources:

ejection-history.org
uscarriers.net/cvn65history
http://articles.latimes.com/print/1988-01-19/news/mn-37057_1_attack-squadron
http://articles.latimes.com/1988-01-22/news/mn-25295_1_lemoore-naval-air-station-pilot
Mooseroots - Peacetime Casualties


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Apr-2012 00:52 Rodger Asai Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
10-Jul-2017 14:01 Rodger Asai Updated [Source, Narrative]

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