Incident Grumman F7F-2N Tigercat 80315,
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Date:Monday 15 July 1946
Type:Grumman F7F-2N Tigercat
Owner/operator:United States Marine Corps (USMC)
Registration: 80315
MSN: C.57
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near MCAS Cherry Point, NC -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:MCAS Cherry Point, NC
Undershoot into a swamp during landing when both engines failed. Lt Donakd A. McMillan and Lt Cmdr Vincent A. De Rosa escaped serious injuries.


The Wilmington Morning Star 16 July 1946, p3

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