Accident Republic F-84F Thunderstreak 52-6429,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 259087
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Date:Friday 4 January 1963
Type:Silhouette image of generic f84f model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Republic F-84F Thunderstreak
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 52-6429
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near MacDill AFB, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:McDill AFB, FL/12 TFW
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed into Tampa Bay, FL. Pilot Capt Richard T. Gibson ejected but was killed when parachute failed to open.

Voungstown Vindiacator 5 January 1963, p3

Revision history:

07-May-2021 18:19 ASN archive Added
13-Jun-2021 17:48 TB Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
07-Jun-2022 14:26 TB Updated [Destination airport]

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