Accident McDonnell Douglas F-4B Phantom II 151017,
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Date:Thursday 17 September 1964
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-151, US Navy
Registration: 151017
MSN: 347
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Pacific Ocean, near USS Coral Sea (CV-43), off coast of California -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:USS Coral Sea (CV-43), Pacific Ocean, off coast of California
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
McDonnell Douglas F-4H-1 (F-4B-15-MC) Phantom II Bu.No 151017: Delivered to the USAF as 62-12194/'FJ-194' and served with the 4453rd CCTW, at McDill AFB. Returned to the US Navy in 1964 and entered service as VF-151/'NL-102', US Navy

Written off (destroyed) September 19, 1964 when crashed into the Pacific Ocean soon after a night catapult launch from the carrier USS Coral Sea. Of the two crew, the pilot ejected, survived and was rescued, the RIO was killed



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22-Jun-2022 19:13 Dr. John Smith Added

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