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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 57856
Last updated: 4 December 2019
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Date:11-NOV-1980
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-4E Phantom II
Owner/operator:512th TFS, 86th TFW, USAF (512th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 86th Tactical Fighter Wing, United States Air Force)
Registration: 68-0491
C/n / msn: 3670
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Caseda, Navarre, Aragon -   Spain
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
F-4E Phantom II 68-0491 'RS; of 512th TFS, 86th TFW: Crashed in a field in Caseda on mission to Bardenas Ralias Bombing Range In Zaragoza, Spain. Both crew - Capt. Mike A. "Bison" Beason (pilot) and
Capt. James H. "Baby-Mac" McCormick (WSO) - ejected

Sources:

http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1968.html
http://www.5053phantoms.com/photos/displayimage.php?pid=4769
http://thephantomshrine.co.uk/Databases/f4-serials.txt
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C%C3%A1seda
http://web.archive.org/web/20170820112654/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/F-4_PHANTOM_USA/f4_phantom_US_1980.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
07-Feb-2013 20:19 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
13-Jan-2019 08:13 Cher Repair Updated [Time]
24-May-2019 19:50 wizzof4 Updated [Narrative]

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