Accident McDonnell Douglas F-4B Phantom II 148370,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 254100
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Date:Monday 1 July 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: 148370
MSN: 55
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:NAS Point Mugu, Oxnard, California -   United States of America
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:
Destination airport:NAS Point Mugu, California (NTD/KNTD)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
McDonnell Douglas F-4B Phantom II Bu No 148370, VF-121, US Navy: Written off (destroyed) 1 July 1963

Crashed on approach to NAS Point Mugu, Oxnard, California due to pilot error. The radar officer, Lt (jg) William S. Potter (aged 34) was killed and pilot Lt (jg) Warren K. Sumner (aged 24) was critically injured.



Revision history:

30-Apr-2021 11:15 ASN archive Added
22-Jul-2021 08:52 TB Updated [Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Narrative]
17-Jun-2022 22:02 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Category]
17-Jun-2022 22:02 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]

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