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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56332
Last updated: 19 September 2021
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Date:08-JAN-1977
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Vought A-7E Corsair II
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 158841
MSN: E-397
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location: -
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Flew into the sea during a bombing run on a marine marker flare whilst operating from USS Nimitz 8.1.77 - 'AJ-304' - VA-82 (Pilot killed).

Sources:

J.Baugher aircraft history.


Images:

Photo of 158841 courtesy AirHistory.net


Firth of Forth [ Off-Airport ]
5 September 1975; (c) R.A.Scholefield

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jul-2020 13:37 globie54321 Updated [Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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