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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 57906
Last updated: 15 January 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-4G Phantom II
Owner/operator:57 FW / 561 FS USAF (57 Fighter Wing / 561 Fighter Squadron United States Air Force)
Registration: 69-7208
C/n / msn: 3864
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:7 miles NW of Tonopah, Nevada -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Nellis AFB, Nevada
Destination airport:
F-4G 69-7208 tail code 'WA' of 57th Wing, 561st FS: Cockpit filled with smoke, and crashed 7 miles north west of Tonopah test range in Nevada. Both crew - Capt. M. T. Manning (pilot) and Major M. J. Leggett (WSO) - ejected safely


Flight International 24-30 April 1996


Photo of 69-7208 courtesy

Riverside - March ARB (KRIV / RIV)
April 1993; (c) Dan Stijovich

Revision history:

10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
11-Jan-2009 01:52 harro Updated
30-Nov-2011 00:56 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Feb-2012 03:38 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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