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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 261100
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Vought F-8C Crusader
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 147012
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:USS Hancock in the Gulf of Tonkin -   Pacific Ocean
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Little or no information is available
While landing on USS Hancock in the Gulf of Tonkin, tailhook broke and plane slid off into the sea. Pilot was killed.


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