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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 77326
Last updated: 10 November 2020
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Date:11-FEB-1977
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: 158967
C/n / msn: 712158/50
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:NAS Fallon, Churchill County, Nevada -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:NAS Fallon, Nevada (NFL/KNFL)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Engine failure at high altitude. Crashed near NAS Fallon, Nevada, USA at approx. Coordinates 3925′30″N 11842′10″W

The pilot - Captain Gary Bain - ejected safely: it was his 3rd ejection from a military aircraft

Sources:

http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries20.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naval_Air_Station_Fallon
http://web.archive.org/web/20170421194604/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/PROJECT/YEAR_Pages/1977.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Nov--0001 00:00 ASN Archive
03-Aug-2011 11:18 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Dec-2019 16:39 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Narrative, Operator]

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