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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 57104
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Date:21-OCT-1999
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F14 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman F-14B Tomcat
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 161871
MSN: 507/KB-29
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:off Puerto Rico -   Puerto Rico
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:USS Eisenhower (CVN-69)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Failed to gain sufficient airspeed during cat launch during training exercise. Pilot and RIO ejected safely and picked up by helicopter minor injured.

Sources:

AFM February 2000, p74


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
21-Oct-2018 07:10 TB Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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