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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 260119
 
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Date:09-MAR-1968
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
LTV A-7A Corsair II
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 153251
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:NW of Fresno, CA -   United States of America
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:NAS Lemoore, CA
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Two A-7 Corsair collided while flying in a five ship formation. Lt Cmdr R.V. Christopher ejected.

Sources:

http://www.forgottenjets.warbirdsresourcegroup.org/A-7.html
Madera Tribune 11 March 1968, p2


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-May-2021 17:10 ASN archive Added
27-Feb-2022 21:16 TB Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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