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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56124
Last updated: 16 February 2020
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Date:22-MAY-1979
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:354th TFW, USAF (354th Tactical Fighter Wing, United States Air Force)
Registration: 77-0206
C/n / msn: A10-131
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pamlico, North Carolina -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Myrtle Beach AFB, SC
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On Tuesday 22nd May 1979, USAF A-10A 77-0206/"MB" of 354th TFW, Myrtle Beach Air Force Base: written off when crashed in wooded area in Pamlico, NC. Pilot, 1st Lt. Gregory Lewis, aged 26, ejected and landed in Neuse River, near Pamlico, NC

Sources:

1. http://www.scramble.nl (Scramble 256)
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20171019033444/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/A-10_Thunderbolt_II.htm
3. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1977.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Aug-2013 20:21 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Jul-2018 06:35 Thomas Updated [Departure airport]

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