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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196317
Last updated: 21 November 2021
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Date:19-DEC-1976
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F14 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman F-14A Tomcat
Owner/operator:VF-2 US Navy
Registration: 159464
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:South China Sea -   China
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:USS Enterprise
Narrative:
Abandoned and crashed in sea. Crew ejected and salvaged. Airplane not recovered.

Sources:

La Nación 21 December 1976, p20A
http://web.archive.org/web/20171104052039/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/f-14.htm
http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries20.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Jun-2017 16:26 TB Added
01-May-2018 08:27 JF Updated [Registration, Operator, Source]
01-May-2018 15:57 JF Updated [Operator]
10-Feb-2020 11:22 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Operator]

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