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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 77321
Last updated: 20 November 2019
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Date:03-FEB-1978
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HAR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Siddeley AV-8A Harrier
Owner/operator:VMA-542 / USMC
Registration: 158952
C/n / msn: 712113/35
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:MCAS Cherry Point, Havelock, North Carolina -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:MCAS Cherry Point, NC (KNKT)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed Feb 3, 1978 near MCAS Cherry Point, NC, after engine failure. Pilot ejected safely but slightly injured.

Sources:

http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries20.html
http://www.harrier.org.uk/history/AV8APROD.PDF
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VMA-542


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Nov--0001 00:00 ASN Archive
03-Aug-2011 13:14 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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