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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56082
Last updated: 2 May 2020
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Date:13-JUN-1995
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fairchild-Republic A-10A Thunderbolt II
Owner/operator:357th FS, 355th FW, USAF (357th Fighter Squadron, 355th Fighter Wing, United States Air Force)
Registration: 80-0143
C/n / msn: A10-0493
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Savannah International Airport (SAV), GA -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Savannnah IAP, Georgia (SAV/KSAV)
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond economic repair) on June 13 1995 when it was involved in a heavy landing at Savannah International Airport, Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia, shattering its nose wheel. Not repaired, instead Struck Off Charge June 30 1995, and relegated to ground instructional airframe. Noted Mar 10, 2004 as GA-10A ground instructional airframe at Sheppard AFB, Texas

Sources:

1. http://web.archive.org/web/20171019033444/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/A-10_Thunderbolt_II.htm
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1980.html
3. http://warthogaircraftdatabase.blogspot.co.uk/2009/04/fy-1980-aircraft.html
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Savannah/Hilton_Head_International_Airport


Images:

Photo of 80-0143 courtesy AirHistory.net


Kleine Brogel (EBBL)
5 July 1985; (c) Jonathan Verschuuren

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Dec-2013 19:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Oct-2019 17:45 TB Updated [Location]

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