Accident McDonnell Douglas F-4B Phantom II 152216,
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Date:Tuesday 2 February 1965
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-21, US Navy
Registration: 152216
MSN: 779
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Pacific Ocean, off NAS Miramar, San Diego, California -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:USS Midway (CVA-41), Eastern Pacific Ocean
Destination airport:NAS Miramar, California (NKX/KNKX)
McDonnell Douglas F4H-1 (F-4B-21-MC) Phantom II, Bu.No 152216/'NE', VF-21, US Navy. Written off (destroyed) February 2, 1965: disappeared on flight from the carrier (USS Midway (CVA-41), in the Eastern Pacific Ocean) to NAS Miramar, and presumed to have crashed into the Pacific Ocean off San Diego, California, USA. Both crew did not eject, and were killed.



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28-Jun-2022 15:24 Dr. John Smith Added

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