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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 82560
Last updated: 6 September 2019
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Date:18-DEC-1979
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-4J Phantom II
Owner/operator:VF-121, US Navy
Registration: 157271
C/n / msn: 3745
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pacific Ocean, off San Clemente Island, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:NAS Miramar (KNKX)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed.
F-4J Phantom II BuAer No 157271 'NJ157' of VF-121.

Capt. R. W. Elflein 1.Lt. D. Harrell

Sources:

[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/PROJECT/YEAR_Pages/1979.htm]
http://thephantomshrine.co.uk/Databases/f4-serials.txt
http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries20.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Nov-2010 11:55 ASN archive Added
10-Feb-2013 16:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Aug-2013 17:55 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Narrative]

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