Accident Northrop F-5A 63-8429, 07 Dec 1966
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Northrop F-5A
Owner/operator:United States Air Force - USAF (United States Air Force - USAF)
Registration: 63-8429
MSN: N.6066
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:10 mi from Bien Hoa, SVN -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Hit by small arms fire and crashed. Pilot ejected, but the parachute malfunctioned and he fell to his death.


- JF Baugher

Revision history:

25-Mar-2013 23:10 Uli Elch Added
10-Feb-2022 20:31 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Location, Narrative]

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