Incident Vought A-7D Corsair II 74-1748, Monday 12 January 1981
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Date:Monday 12 January 1981
Type:Silhouette image of generic A7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Vought A-7D Corsair II
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 74-1748
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:San Juan-Muñiz Air National Guard Base -   Puerto Rico
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Eight Corsair II jets belonging to the United States Air National Guard were destroyed by a series of explosions at the Muñiz Air National Guard Base. A pro- independence terrorist group claimed responsibility.

La Nación 13 January 1981, p10A

Revision history:

03-Jan-2009 11:20 harro Updated
26-Sep-2017 08:32 TB Updated [Operator, Source]

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