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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 140042
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:07-DEC-1978
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-4EJ Phantom II
Owner/operator:302 Hikotai, Japan Air Self-Defence Force (JASDF)
Registration: 37-8310
C/n / msn: 4089
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Hyakuri AB, Omitama, Ibaraki Prefecture -   Japan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Hyakuri AB (IBR/RJAH)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
7 December 1978: F-4EJ. 37-8310, JASDF. Crashed near Hyakuri AB, Omitama, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan, after caught fire in mid-air. Both crew ejected safely

Sources:

http://www.thephantomshrine.co.uk/Databases/f4-serials.txt
http://web.archive.org/web/20170421194139/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/PROJECT/YEAR_Pages/1978.htm
https://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?44988-Accident-Report-JASDF-aircraft-accidents-in-1965-to-2005-in-Japan
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ibaraki_Airport


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Nov-2011 13:43 Dr. John Smith Added

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