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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 82604
Last updated: 21 July 2019
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Date:15-OCT-1971
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas Phantom FGR2
Owner/operator:228 Operational Conversion Unit Royal Air Force (228 OCU RAF)
Registration: XT904
C/n / msn: 2616
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea, off Cromer, Norfolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Coningsby, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into the North Sea off Cromer, Norfolk after the crew (Squadron Leader John D. Armstrong and Flight Lieutenant Miles) ejected following loss of control in a spin

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1971.htm
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20171019205516/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/F-4_Phantom_RAF.htm
3. http://thephantomshrine.co.uk/hist.htm
4. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.phantomreunion.talktalk.net/228ocu.html]
5. http://www.oocities.org/g111258/Accidents.html
6. http://www.5053phantoms.com/SN_RAF_RN/index-Dateien/frame.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Nov-2010 11:55 ASN archive Added
14-Nov-2011 14:05 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Nov-2011 06:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Location, Source]
10-Jun-2013 18:16 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
23-Nov-2018 20:56 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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