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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 219802
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Date:30-DEC-1970
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F14 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman F-14A-1-GR Tomcat
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 157980
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Calverton NY -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Calverton
Destination airport:Calverton
Narrative:
F-14 Prototype suffered a hydraulic failure on the second flight and crashed on approach to Calverton. Crew ejected safely.

Sources:

British Pathe
https://www.britishpathe.com/video/VLVA3H8ERU3RTGRRNVAGV1XXI7BIB-USA-NEW-SWING-WING-FIGHTER-CRASHES-DURING-SECOND-TEST-FLIGHT/query/Crash



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