Accident McDonnell Douglas F-4C Phantom II 63-7626, Tuesday 3 January 1989
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Date:Tuesday 3 January 1989
Time:10:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
McDonnell Douglas F-4C Phantom II
Owner/operator:123rd FIS Oregon ANG USAF
Registration: 63-7626
MSN: 714
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location: 30 nmiles off Tillamook Bay, Oregon -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Portland AFB, Oregon
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
3rd January 1989 at10:30 USAF F-4C Phantom II,63-7626 of 123rd FIS, Oregon ANG Portland, Oregon: On training mis sion, pilot declared inflight emergency. Crashed in sea 30 nm off Tillamook Bay, Oregon

Pilot 2nd Lt. Mike Markstaller ejected - sustained injuries and suffered hypothermia
Navigator 1st Lt. Mark A. Baker ejected - picked up at 13:35 died later of injuries sustained


Washington, D.C., Washington Post, Wednesday, 4 January 1989, page A-4.


Revision history:

10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
02-May-2013 00:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
27-Apr-2020 21:45 AlLach Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Operator]

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