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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 57888
Last updated: 13 October 2019
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Date:18-MAY-1977
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-4 FG.1 Phantom II
Owner/operator:892 Sqn FAA RN
Registration: XV588
C/n / msn: 3346
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Leuchars, Fife -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Leuchars (ADX/EGQL)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Burnt out on the runway at Leuchars, Fife after an aborted take off due to engine failure. Both crew (Flg. Off. T. Newby and Flt. Lt. Steve Riley) ejected. Allocated to ground instruction at Leuchars and later to Predannack

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1977.htm
2. http://www.abpic.co.uk/photo/1087072/
3. http://web.archive.org/web/20171019205516/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/F-4_Phantom_RAF.htm
4. http://www.phantomf4k.org/image-gallery/brian-lewis-collection


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
21-Jun-2013 01:31 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Jun-2013 01:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Narrative]
10-Dec-2014 23:19 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code]
18-Jul-2015 21:46 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code]

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