Incident Ling-Temco-Vought A-7B Corsair II 154426, Tuesday 14 January 1969
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Date:Tuesday 14 January 1969
Type:Silhouette image of generic A7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Ling-Temco-Vought A-7B Corsair II
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 154426
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Other fatalities:27
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:70 mi SW of Oahu, HI -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Destroyed in fire 14. Jan. 1969 on USS Enterprise, off Hawaii.
A "Zuni" rocket on a parked F-4 exploded, causing fires and additional explosions.
Total 27 killed, 314 injured, 15 aircraft destroyed.



Revision history:

31-Aug-2012 02:54 Uli Elch Added
31-Aug-2012 03:10 Uli Elch Updated [Narrative]
31-Aug-2012 12:17 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type]
13-Jun-2023 03:11 Ron Averes Updated

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