Incident McDonnell Douglas F-4B Phantom II 148419,
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Date:Monday 13 May 1963
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
McDonnell Douglas F-4B Phantom II
Owner/operator:VF-121, US Navy
Registration: 148419
MSN: 104
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:NAS Miramar, San Deigo, California -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:NAS Miramar, California (NKX/KNKX)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
F‑4B Phantom II BuAer No 148419 'NJ' of VF‑121, at NAS Miramar, CA, USA. Crashed and destroyed on May 13 1963: pilot attempted to rotate (lift off runway) at too low an airspeed; aircraft crashed back onto the runway at NAS Miramar.

Pilot - Lt. Cdr. J.F.Nichols - ejected OK. RIO (not named) remained with aircraft and was OK



Revision history:

09-Feb-2013 20:53 Dr. John Smith Added
17-Jun-2022 21:52 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Source, Category]

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