Accident Lockheed A-12 Oxcart 60-6928,
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Date:Thursday 5 January 1967
Type:Lockheed A-12 Oxcart
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 60-6928
MSN: 125
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:2 mi SW of Leith, NV -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Edwards AFB, CA
Destination airport:Edwards AFB, CA
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed. Pilot Walter L. Ray (33) ejected from the aircraft but he failed to separate from the ejection seat and was killed.

Accident investigation:
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Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report


Air Enthusiast 52
USAF report:
The Victoria Advocat 8 January 1967, p5A

Revision history:

28-Oct-2008 00:45 ASN archive Added
09-May-2011 03:15 Alpine Flight Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
06-Mar-2016 15:26 TB Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Source]
06-Mar-2016 15:35 TB Updated [Narrative]
04-Nov-2020 18:44 harro Updated [Accident report]
07-Jan-2021 15:14 gerard57 Updated [Source, Accident report]
24-Dec-2021 08:14 harro Updated [Accident report]
22-Jan-2022 14:58 TB Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source]
11-Jul-2022 18:22 TB Updated [Narrative]
02-Sep-2022 13:19 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Time, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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