Accident Vought F-8A Crusader 143748, Saturday 9 January 1965
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Date:Saturday 9 January 1965
Type:Silhouette image of generic F8 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Vought F-8A Crusader
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 143748
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Euless, Texas -   United States of America
Departure airport:NAS Dallas, TX
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed into a field during routine training flight after Naval Reserve pilot David J. Thigpen (30) had ejected safely.

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Revision history:

16-May-2021 07:20 ASN archive Added
29-Mar-2022 16:40 TB Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Mar-2022 16:42 TB Updated [Narrative]
28-May-2024 17:14 Nepa Updated [Location, Operator]

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