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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 260152
 
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Date:09-APR-1970
Time:afternoon
Type:Silhouette image of generic A7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
LTV A-7B Corsair II
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 154530
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Twentynine Palms, CA -   United States of America
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:USS Oriscany
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Two A-7 Corsair collided. One crashed. Lt (jg) John C. Crouse, NAS Lemoore, CA, ejected safely. Lt Cmdr Charles Forsman landed at George AFB, CA.

Sources:

http://www.forgottenjets.warbirdsresourcegroup.org/A-7.html
San Bernardino Sun 10 April 1970, pMetro


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-May-2021 17:10 ASN archive Added
28-Feb-2022 15:17 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Feb-2022 16:01 TB Updated [Departure airport, Narrative]

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