Incident Vought A-7D Corsair II 72-0219, Monday 12 January 1981
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Date:Monday 12 January 1981
Time:c. 01:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic A7 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Vought A-7D Corsair II
Registration: 72-0219
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. The attack occured between 01:00 and 02:00 in the night.


El Informador 13 January 1981, p10A

Revision history:

03-Jan-2009 11:20 harro Updated
12-Dec-2021 10:15 TB Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]

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