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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 77341
Last updated: 13 November 2019
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Date:27-NOV-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-231 / USMC
Registration: 159259
C/n / msn: 712168/90
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:MCAS Cherry Point, NC -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:MCAS Cherry Point (NKT/KNKT)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
AV-8A Harrier 159259 of VMA-231 (Tailcode 'CG-2') crashed at MCAS Cherry Point, North Carolina; pilot ejected sucessfully

Struck off charge 30 January 1978

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20121118000509/http://www.scramble.nl:80/sb.htm
http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries20.html
http://www.harrier.org.uk/history/AV8APROD.PDF


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Nov--0001 00:00 ASN Archive
24-Aug-2011 11:21 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
27-Aug-2011 14:02 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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