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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 153169
Last updated: 11 September 2019
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Date:29-JUN-1961
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-4A Phantom II
Owner/operator:NATC, US Navy
Registration: 145309
C/n / msn: 10
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Atlantic Ocean, 50 miles SE of NAS Patuxent River, Maryland -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Test
Departure airport:NAS Patuxent River, MD
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed and destroyed 29 July 1961. Control loss followed by spin. Crashed 50 miles south east of NAS Paxutent River, MD. USA, into the Atlantic Ocean. Pilot, Commander. C. M. Cruse ejected and survived

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20171115212455/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/F-4_PHANTOM_USA/f4_phantom_US_1959-1965.htm
http://thephantomshrine.co.uk/Databases/f4-serials.txt
http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries18.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Feb-2013 13:09 Dr. John Smith Added

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