Accident Grumman A-6A Intruder 152899, Tuesday 19 January 1971
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Date:Tuesday 19 January 1971
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Grumman A-6A Intruder
Owner/operator:VA-165 US Navy
Registration: 152899
MSN: I-203
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:2 miles from MCAS Cherry Point, Havelock, North Carolina -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:MCAS Cherry Point, NC (NKT/KNKT)
Destination airport:MCAS Cherry Point, NC (NKT/KNKT)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A-6 Intruder BuNo.152899/'NK' of VA-165, US Navy. Destroyed January 19, 1971 when crashed 2 miles from MCAS Cherry Point, Havelock, North Carolina on approach to the base. Both crew - 1st Lt Salewski (pilot) and 1st Lt F. J. Gose - ejected safely

Sources:

1. http://web.archive.org/web/20180422222159/http://www.millionmonkeytheater.com/A-6.html
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20171103001143/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/aircraft_by_type/a6_prowler.htm
3. http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries19.html

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Mar-2016 19:42 Dr.John Smith Added
20-Apr-2024 10:09 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]

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