Accident Douglas F4D-1 Skyray 139139, Friday 4 January 1963
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Date:Friday 4 January 1963
Type:Douglas F4D-1 Skyray
Owner/operator:United States Marine Corps (USMC)
Registration: 139139
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:south of March AFB, California -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:MCAS El Toro, Irvine, CA
Destination airport:March AFB, CA
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed into a ridge during instrument approach. Lt Michael Pentony (22).

Youngstown Vindicator 5 January 1963, p3

Revision history:

29-May-2021 16:15 ASN archive Added
13-Jun-2021 17:54 TB Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
28-May-2024 17:18 Nepa Updated [Location, Operator]
05-Jun-2024 11:24 Cobar Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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