Mid-air collision Accident Grumman F-9J Cougar 131203, Friday 6 January 1967
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Date:Friday 6 January 1967
Type:Grumman F-9J Cougar
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 131203
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:14 mi N of Goliad, TX -   United States of America
Departure airport:NAS Chase Field, TX/VT-24
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Two "AF9" training jets collided. Both crashed. Ens. James S. Esco (23) ejected safely. His instructor in the other plane died.


The Victoria Advocat 7 January 1967, p1+7

Revision history:

22-Jan-2022 14:25 TB Added
22-Jan-2022 14:25 TB Updated [Time]
22-Jan-2022 20:48 TB Updated [Registration, Source]

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