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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 60321
Last updated: 8 April 2019
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Date:16-DEC-1985
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F15 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-15D Eagle
Owner/operator:3246TW, USAF (3246TW, United States Air Force)
Registration: 84-0042
C/n / msn: 0909/D50
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gulf of Mexico, Gulf of Mexico near Eglin AFB, Florida. -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:VPS
Destination airport:VPS
Narrative:
Entered unrecoverable spin during maneuvers. Crew safely ejected and recovered.

Sources:

1. Davies, Steve; Dildy, Doug (2007). F-15 Eagle Engaged—The World's Most Successful Jet Fighter. Botley, Oxford, UK: Osprey Publishing. ISBN 978-1-84603-169-4. p.241
2. Jackson, Josie F. (17 December 1985). "Eglin vice commander ejects from jet fighter". News Herald (Panama City, FL).


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Dec-2015 18:39 Viper Tester Updated [Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Jul-2016 16:25 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Source]

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