Accident Douglas A-4B Skyhawk 145054,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 274902
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Date:Saturday 31 August 1963
Type:Silhouette image of generic A4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas A-4B Skyhawk
Owner/operator:United States Marine Corps (USMC)
Registration: 145054
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Tyrrhenian Sea -   Mediterranean Sea
Phase: En route
Departure airport:USS Independence (CVA-62)
Destination airport:USS Independence (CVA-62)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Aircraft and pilot disappeared after a practice inflight refueling and were never found. Last reported at given coordinates. Pilot was Capt. Jackson Mize, USMC. Aircraft was attached to VMA-324 Squadron.


USS Independence deck log
The Skyhawk Association,

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30-Jan-2022 19:25 fabiop Added

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