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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 77349
Last updated: 31 October 2020
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Date:25-AUG-1977
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HAR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Siddeley AV-8C Harrier
Owner/operator:VMA-542 / USMC
Registration: 158707
C/n / msn: 712104/26
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Cherry Point, North Carolina -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:MCAS Cherry Point (NKT/KNKT)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
AV-8A Harrier 158707 of VMA-542, US MC (tailcode 'WH-08') crashed 25 August 1977 at MCAS Cherry point, North Carlina; pilot ejected safely

Struck off charge 6 Septembeer 1977

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20121118000509/http://www.scramble.nl:80/sb.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VMFA-542#Post_Vietnam_and_the_1980s
http://www.harrier.org.uk/history/AV8APROD.PDF


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Nov--0001 00:00 ASN Archive
27-Aug-2011 13:54 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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