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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56160
Last updated: 25 February 2020
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Date:29-JUN-1985
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:23rd TFW, 76th TFS, USAF (23rd Tactical Fighter Wing, 76th Tactical Fighter Squadron, United States Air Force)
Registration: 79-0208
C/n / msn: A10-0472
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Nellis Ranges, 17 miles SW of Alamo, Lincoln County, Nevada -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Nellis AFB, Nevada (LSV/KLSV)
Destination airport:Nellis AFB, Nevada (LSV/KLSV)
Narrative:
Written off when crashed Jun 29, 1985 following collision over the Nellis Ranges, 17 miles SW of Alamo, Lincoln County, Nevada with A-10A 80-0177 (which landed safely back at Nellis AFB). Pilot ejected safely.

Sources:

1. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1979.html
2. http://warthogaircraftdatabase.blogspot.co.uk/2009/04/fy-1979-aircraft.html
3. http://web.archive.org/web/20171019033444/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/A-10_Thunderbolt_II.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jun-2014 01:41 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Sep-2014 23:02 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Country]

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