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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 59837
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic HAR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas AV-8A Harrier
Owner/operator:VMA-542 / USMC
Registration: 158952
MSN: 712113
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Fallon, Nevada -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:NAS Fallon, NV (NFK/KNFL)
Destination airport:
Crashed Feb 3, 1978 at Fallon, Nevada, after engine failure/flameout. Engine caught fire after unsuccessful attempt to relight. Pilot ejected safely but slightly injured.

Unit:VMA-542. Actual 22th loss of AV-8 in USMC service.


Revision history:

04-May-2009 23:02 zerocinquanta Added
05-May-2009 23:06 zerocinquanta Updated
24-Aug-2011 11:30 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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