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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 57913
Last updated: 16 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-4G Phantom II
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 69-7571
MSN: 4024
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1 mi from King Khalid AB (OEKM) -   Saudi Arabia
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:King Khalid AB (OEKM)
Could not refuel (tanker was out of fuel after filling up a B-52G). Crew could not find runway when airport was covered by fog. Crew Capt Tim Burke and Capt Juan Galindez ejected near base when fuel was exhausted.


- JF Baugher
AFM October 2001, p73


Photo of 69-7571 courtesy

Victorville - Southern California Logistics (KVCV / VCV)
4 June 1982; (c) Gerard Helmer

Revision history:

10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
03-Jul-2009 04:46 Jakub Cikhart Updated
10-Jan-2012 03:17 Anon. Updated [Country, Narrative]
26-Apr-2014 19:50 Jakub Cikhart Updated [Registration, Narrative]
27-Jun-2014 11:59 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Oct-2019 17:03 TB Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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