Accident Douglas A-4E Skyhawk ,
ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 282446
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:Wednesday 7 April 1965
Type:Silhouette image of generic A4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas A-4E Skyhawk
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:USS Shangri-La -   Mediterranean Sea
Departure airport:USS Shangri-La/VA-106 ?
Destination airport:
Lt Cmdr Freddie Jerrell Thweatt (35). Type/unit not confirmed.


USS Shangri-La Mediterranean Cruisbook 1965

Revision history:

05-Sep-2022 18:19 TB Added

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description

The Aviation Safety Network is an exclusive service provided by:
Quick Links:

CONNECT WITH US: FSF on social media FSF Facebook FSF Twitter FSF Youtube FSF LinkedIn FSF Instagram

©2024 Flight Safety Foundation

1920 Ballenger Av, 4th Fl.
Alexandria, Virginia 22314