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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56409
Last updated: 10 August 2019
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Date:26-JAN-1991
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: 158930
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Red Sea -
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:USS John F. Kennedy
Destination airport:USS John F. Kennedy
Narrative:
Nosegear collapsed during take off. Aircraft landed again on carrier. After it was freed from oil and fuel it was thrown overboard.

Sources:

Book " Gulf Air War Debrief " by David Jones, p. 228
Joe Baugher's aircraft serial no. pages


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Oct-2016 06:42 Anon. Updated [Registration, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Dec-2016 09:11 Anon. Updated [Registration, Source]

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