SerialTypeC/NDateDetailsStatus
XD520de Havilland DH115 Vampire T111535402/01/19608 FTS, RAF. Flew into ground near RAF Swinderby, Lincolnshire, UK, after descending through low cloud. Pilot ejected safely.
N110ALockheed L-749A Constellation253103/01/1960Eastern Air Lines. DBR when undercarriage collapsed at Philadelphia International Airport, Pennsylvania, USA.
VT-CGGDouglas C-47A-20-DK (DC-3)
03/01/196010:40hrs. Indian Airlines. While on a supply drop mission 6,5 km NW of Taksing, India, crashed during turn in narrow valley. All 4 crew and 5 passengers killed. Attributed to navigation error.
WE569Auster T7373203/01/1960654 Sq., Army Air Corps. Force landed in field near Hildesheim, Lower Saxony, Germany in bad weather. Tipped and rolled over. Aircraft W/O, pilot safe. Aircraft rebuilt as Beagle A61, reg. G-ASAJ.
ZK-AVFAuster 5151603/01/1960Private. Stalled and crashed near Homewood, 20 miles SE of Masterton, New Zealand. No fatalities.
55-2974de Havilland Canada U-1A Otter4704/01/1960US Army. Disappeared in Gulf of Sirte, Libya while en route Wheelus Air Base to Benghazi. 1 crew and 9 passengers lost.
52-0566Boeing B-47E Stratojet45085105/01/196040 BW,USAF. Suffered control problems and crashed while on training mission from Schilling AFB, Kansas, USA. 3 of 4 crew killed.
G-AMNYVickers 701 Viscount605/01/1960BEA Suffered hydraulic failure while taxying at Luqa Airport, Malta and DBR when collided with control tower. All 5 crew and 46 passengers safe.
WV537Percival Provost T1PAC/56/08305/01/19606 FTS, RAF. Student pilot taxied on to active runway at RAF High Ercall, Shropshire, UK and was struck by landing Provost T1. SoC
17154Douglas R4D-8 (Super DC-3)4337306/01/1960US Navy. Crashed while attempting to land at Byrd Station, Antarctica.
N8225HDouglas DC-6B43742/30006/01/1960National Airlines - 02:38hrs. Disintegrated in flight due to deliberate in flight explosion and crashed 2.4 km from Bolivia, North Carolina, USA. All 5 crew and 29 passengers killed.
G-AOHUVickers 802 Viscount16907/01/1960BEA. Nose gear failed on landing at Heathrow Airport London, UK and aircraft caught fire after skidding on runway. All 5 crew and 54 passengers safe.
J-1793de Havilland DH.112 Venom FB.444307/01/1960Swiss Air Force- 13:58hrs. Control lost when flew into wake turbulence of other Venom, and crashed near Eiken, GR, Switzerland. Pilot killed.
XJ675Hawker Hunter F6
08/01/196093 Sq., RAF. Pilot unable to relight engine after failure due to fuel mismanagement and pilot ejected. Crashed 5 miles NE of Aurich, West Germany.
VH-BWEde Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk 22C1/007209/01/1960Royal Aero Club of South Australia. W/O when struck pole and overturned on landing at Parafield, 18 Km N of Adelaide, South Australia. Both crew safe.**
VH-INOBristol 171 Sycamore 41340311/01/1960Ansett-ANA. Crashed on take off in Nundle State Forest, New South Wales, Australia. Pilot and passenger safe.
VW472Gloster Meteor T.Mk 7
11/01/1960Ferry Sqn RAF. Starboard undercarriage would not lock down and W/O when pilot made a wheels up landing near Manby, Lincolnshire, UK after running out of fuel when unable to locate airfield due to canopy icing. Pilot safe.**
PI-C430Scottish Aviation Twin Pioneer 256212/01/1960Philippine Air Lines - crash landed at Plaridel Aerodrome, Philippines, during a training flight
N672Lockheed 18 Learstar18-206913/01/1960Utah Construction & Mining Co. Flew into mountainside near Minersville, Utah, USA in fog. Both crew safe but 2 of 4 passengers killed.
NZ6010de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver91115/01/1960Royal New Zealand Air Force - 15:00hrs. Crashed on Beardmore Glacier, Antarctica in white out conditions. Both crew later rescued but aircraft abandoned.
56-0873Lockheed F-104A Starfighter183-116118/01/1960USAF. Suffered major oil leak on take off from Tinker AFB, Oklahoma, USA and crashed 4 miles NE of McLoud. Pilot ejected safely.
N7462Vickers 745D Viscount21718/01/1960Capital Airlines - 22:19hrs. Suffered complete engine failure in icing conditions and after restarting one engine the aircraft crashed 11 km ENE of Charles City, Virginia, USA. All 4 crew and 46 passengers killed.**
OY-KRBSud Aviation SE-210 Caravelle I1419/01/1960SAS - 18:47hrs. Crashed 10 km SW of Esenboga Airport, Ankara, Turkey while on approach. All 7 crew and 42 passengers killed. (ESB)**
WV664Hunting Percival Provost T1
19/01/19602 FTS, RAF. Failed to recover from spin and crashed near Pocklington, Yorkshire, UK. Pilot killed.
MM61770Douglas C-47 (DC-3)
20/01/1960Italian AF. Lost in sea Largo di Brindisi in unknown circumstances. Wreckage recovered off Brindisi, Italy. All 5 crew killed.
WZ678Auster AOP9
20/01/1960656 Sq/11Flt. Crashed into jungle after loss of power shortly after take off from Seremban, Malaya.
WZ728Auster AOP.9B5/10/5320/01/1960656 Sqn/11 Flt, British Army Air Corps. Lost power shortly after take off from Seremban, Malaya and crashed in jungle. Both crew killed.**
XG658de Havilland Sea Venom FAW2112106720/01/1960766 NAS, FAA. [737] Crashed 1 mile E of Teckenham, Wiltshire, UK during a night GCA recovery to Lyneham.
XJ728Westland Whirlwind HAR.2WA/9920/01/196022 Sqn, RAF. Tail rotor control cable broke causing tail rotor failure and aircraft landed on water off Padstow, Cornwall, UK. All 3 crew safe. SoC and scrapped.
XM664Westland Whirlwind HAR.7WA/22520/01/1960727 NAS, FAA. Pilot over pitched, lost control and ditched in English Channel, 4 miles off Portland, Dorset, UK. All 3 crew safe.
HK-177Lockheed L-1049E-55 Super Constellation455621/01/1960Avianca. Suffered heavy touchdown at Montego Bay Airport, Florida, USA, bounced and skidded down runway after catching fire. 2 of 7 crew and 35 of 39 passengers killed.**
WF926English Electric Canberra PR37124721/01/196039 Sq., RAF. Flew into Mediterranean 19 miles ENE of Luqa, Malta, during a GCA let down. Both crew killed.
PH-SIKFokker S.11.2623622/01/1960Private. Crashed into English Channel, South Goodwin Sands, UK in unknown circumstances. Pilot killed.
IF-105Hawker Hunter F6887525/01/196026 Squadron, 9 Wing, Belgische Luchtmacht, Condroz, Wallonia. Crashed shortly after take off in bad weather from Bierset, Belgium. Pilot killed.
CR-TAIde Havilland DH-114 Heron 2D1413226/01/1960T.A. de Timor. Crashed in bad visibility into sea NW off Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia. Both crew and 7 passengers killed.
PP-CEMFairchild C-82A-FA Packet1018026/01/1960Cruzeiro do Sul. DBR when struck Consolidated Privateer ZP-CAD on ground at Galećo International Airport, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. No injuries.
ZP-CADConsolidated P4Y-2 Privateer
26/01/1960ALAS Guaranies. DBR at Galećo International Airport, Rio de Janeiro when struck by Fairchild C-82A Packer reg. PP-CEM.
WM568de Havilland Sea Venom FAW211270103/02/1960736 NAS, FAA. [LM-647] Suffered lateral control failure due to hydraulic failure on take off from Lossiemouth, Morayshire, UK. Rolled to starboard and crashed onto the runway. Pilot killed.
XM661Westland Whirlwind HAS7
04/02/1960737 NAS, FAA. Hit by large wave while in low hover and crashed in English Channel 8 miles off Portland, Dorset, UK. All 3 crew rescued.
WK298Supermarine Swift FR5
05/02/196079 Sq., RAF. Suffered engine failure and crashed near Fallingbostel, West Germany. Pilot ejected safely.
XD245Supermarine Scimitar F1
07/02/1960803 NAS, FAA. [V-155] Unable to land on deck of HMS Victorious due to hook malfunction. Due to lack of fuel pilot ejected over Moray Firth but parachute did not deploy. Pilots body not recovered.
WV183Douglas Skyraider AEW1
09/02/1960849 NAS, FAA. Struck catwalk on HMS Albion prior to touchdown. Crashed into Mediterranean.
XL850Westland Whirlwind HAS7
09/02/1960815 NAS, FAA. [302] Throttle jammed and ditched in Mediterranean off HMS Albion on the Gibraltar approaches. All 3 crew rescued.
WW147de Havilland Sea Venom FAW21
10/02/1960894 NAS, FAA. [489] Suffered engine failure on take off from HMS Albion in Mediterranean and ditched.
XD920Supermarine Swift FR5
10/02/19602 Sq., RAF. Declared W/O after ground accident in West Germany.
XL849Westland Whirlwind HAS7
15/02/1960824 NAS, FAA. Suffered power loss and ditched in sea 23 miles S of the Lizard, UK.
WT334English Electric Canberra B(I)8
16/02/196016 Sq., RAF. Crashed while recovering from bombing run on the Nordhorn Range, West Germany. Both crew killed.
WT963Douglas Skyraider AEW1
24/02/1960849 NAS, FAA. Suffered engine failure on take off from Culdrose, Cornwall and crashed near Heston. Both crew killed.
XG686de Havilland Se Venom FAW22
24/02/1960891 NAS, FAA. Suffered engine failure and crashed off Aden.
XL453Fairey Gannet AEW3
25/02/1960700 NAS, FAA. Stalled on take off From Culdrose, Cornwall and crashed.. Both crew killed.
SSSR-11180Antonov An-10
26/02/1960Aeroflot. Crashed on approach to Lov, Ukraine, USSR
TG579Handley Page Hastings C1A
01/03/196048 Sq., RAF. Pilot blinded by lightning and aircraft flew into Indian Ocean while on approach to Gan, Maldives. Six crew and 14 passengers injured.
XG334English Electric Lightning F1
05/03/1960AFDS. Suffered hydraulic failure resulting in undercarriage failure and crashed in North Sea off Wells-next-the-sea, Norfolk, UK. Pilot ejected safely.
XH988Gloster Javelin FAW8
09/03/196041 Sq., RAF. Suffered electrical failure and crashed near Carleton near Carlisle, UK after running out of fuel. Both crew ejected safely.
XM941Scottish Aviation Twin Pioneer CC155009/03/1960RAF - tipped over after force landing 4 miles west of Paloh, Malaysia after suffering double engine failure.
XG614de Havilland Sea Venom FAW22
11/03/1960894 NAS, FAA. Collide with XG723 off Malta and crashed into Mediterranean.
XG723de Havilland Sea Venom FAW22
11/03/1960894 NAS, FAA. Collide with XG614 off Malta and crashed into Mediterranean.
WG723Westland Dragonfly HR5
18/03/1960Ships Flt, HMS Centaur. Crashed in Mobasa Harbour, Kenya after striking overhead power cables. All 3 crew killed.
XA433Fairey Gannet AS4
29/03/1960849 NAS, FAA. Suffered port aileron lock and ditched in sea 1 mile off Wolf Rock, Lands End, UK. Both crew rescued.
56-3284North American F-100D Super Sabre
29/03/196048 TFW, 493 TFS, USAF. Crashed on EL Uotia Range, Libya after suffering flame out during a LABS manoeuvre. Pilot ejected safely.
WW272de Havilland Sea Venom FAW21
04/04/1960738 NAS, FAA. Pilot became disorientated during night GCA to Lossiemouth, Morayshire, UK, and crashed. Pilot killed.
XD969Supermarine Swift FR5
07/04/196079 Sq, RAF. Suffered engine failure near Gutersloh, West Germany and crashed. Pilot ejected safely.
XF434Hawker Hunter F6
09/04/196043 Sq., RAF. Suffered engine failure and crashed in Mediterranean SE of Nicosia, Cyprus. Pilot ejected safely.
WB559de Havilland Chipmunk T10
25/04/1960Oxford UAS. Abandoned by crew during spin and crashed 2 miles SW of Abingdon, Oxfordshire, UK.
XJ440Fairey Gannet AEW3
26/04/1960Bristol Siddeley Engines. Stalled on approach to Filton and crashed at Cribbs Causeway. All crew killed.
XL555Scottish Aviation Pioneer CC1
29/04/1960230 Sq., RAF. Stalled on take off at Upavon and crashed. No fatalities.
WP774de Havilland Chipmunk T10
30/04/1960Hull UAS. Control was lost during a practice engine failure on take off from Brough, Humberside, spun crashed and burned out. Both crew were killed.
WT321English Electric Canberra B(I)6
10/05/1960213 Sq., RAF. Crashed while recovering from practice bombing run at Varrelbusch, West Germany. All 3 crew killed.
XE612Hawker Hunter F6
17/05/196074 Sq., RAF. Overshot and caught fire after power loss on take off from Horsham St Faith, Norfolk, UK.
XA823Gloster Javelin FAW6
21/05/196029 Sq., RAF. Collided with XA835 at 40,000 feet and crashed into North Sea 50 miles off Durham Coast, UK. Both crew ejected safely.
XA835Gloster Javelin FAW6
21/05/196029 Sq., RAF. Collided with XA823 at 40,000 feet and crashed near Hartlepool, UK. Both crew ejected safely.
XF507Hawker Hunter F6
30/05/196065 Sq., RAF. Crashed at Islip, Northants, UK after pilot failed to pull out of dive. Pilot killed.
VV298Avro Anson T1
01/06/1960BCCS. Suffered engine failure on take off from Northolt and force landed. Both crew and 2 passengers safe.
WA650Gloster Meteor T7
10/06/1960728 NAS, FAA. [HF-57]. Suffered engine failure and pilot misjudged approach to Hal Far, Malta, rolled and crashed in field. Pilot killed.
XE883de Havilland Vampire T11
10/06/19608 FTS, RAF. [53]. Lost power on take off from Swinderby, Lincolnshire, UK and crashed. Pilot killed.
XG193Hawker Hunter F6
10/06/1960111 Sq., RAF. Collided with Hunter XG200 during aerobatics and crashed near Wattisham, Suffolk, UK. Pilot killed. XG200 landed safely.
XK626de Havilland Vampire T11
16/06/1960RAFC. Suffered engine failure on take off and crashed 2 miles W of Cranwell, UK.
XM382Hunting Jet Provost T3
17/06/19602 FTS, RAF. [28} Entered uncontrollable spin and crashed near Melton Mowbary, Leicestershire, UK. Pilot ejected safely.
WM575de Havilland Sea Venom FAW22
29/06/1960RNAY Sydenham. Crashed into lough Black after stalling while circling, while on test flight from Sydenham, Northern Ireland. Lt. John Barlow Smith and Lt James Lynch killed.
VF621Auster AOP6
05/07/1960654 Sq., RAF. Stalled and crashed during climb after overflying Putlos landing strip, West Germany. Both crew killed.
WJ914Vickers Varsity T1
07/07/19601 RS, RAF. Collided with Vampire XD549 5 miles SW of Oakington, Cambridgeshire, UK. All 6 crew killed.**
XD459de Havilland Vampire T11
07/07/19605 FTS, RAF. Collided with Varsity WJ914 and crashed 5 miles SW of Oakington, Cambridgeshire, UK. F/O Aj. Lakerman and P/O J.J. Ball killed.**
XH617Handley page Victor B1A
19/07/196057 Sq, RAF. Suffered fire in two engines shortly after take off from Honington and crashed near Oakley, Suffolk, UK. 3 of the 6 crew killed. Alternator drive failed and punctured fuel tank.
TAM-09Douglas C-47903001/08/1960Crashed into the Hayti Mountain, near Tipuani, Bolivia while on a flight from La Paz to Tipuani
XD864Vickers Valiant BK1
12/08/19607 Sq, RAF. Stalled at crashed at RAF Spanhoe, UK. All 5 crew killed.**
WW205de Havilland Sea Venom FAW21
14/09/1960849 NAS, FAA. [490]. Wire was not engaged during night CCA to HMS Albion in South China Sea, 350 miles NE of Malaya. Power was applied for go around but aircraft went over side. Cause given as mis-handling by pilot. Both crew killed.
XJ515de Havilland Sea Vixen FAW1
17/09/1960892 NAS, FAA. Hit round-down while landing on HMS Ark Royal 50 miles N of the Shetland Islands. Aircraft burst into flames and went over the side, Both crew killed.
XJ693Hawker Hunter F6
03/10/196020 Sq., RAF. Undercarriage jammed and W/O during subsequent wheels up landing at Gutersloh, West Germany.
XK486Blackburn NA.39 BuccaneerB3-01-5805/10/1960Pre production aircraft. Stalled due to artificial horizon fault and crashed at Low Hunsley Farm near Little Weighton, E Yorkshire, UK while on test flight. Both crew ejected safely.
XL151Blackburn Beverley C1
11/10/196084 Sq, RAF. During downed aircraft search at night, flew into sand dunes 15 miles NE of Khormaksar, Aden. Aircraft exploded and all 7 crew killed.
XA115de Havilland Sea Vampire T22
19/10/1960738 NAS, FAA. Suffered engine failure on take off from RAF Lossiemouth, UK and crashed onto Coularbank Farm. Both crew killed.
WT504English Electric Canberra PR7
24/10/196058 Sq., RAF. Fuel tank caught fire and crashed 12 miles NNE of Wyton, Cambridgeshire, UK. Crew ejected safely.
WZ417de Havilland Vampire T11
25/10/1960RAFC. Suffered engine fire and crashed near Scampton, Lincolnshire, UK. Crew ejected safely.
XN463Hunting Jet Provost T3
26/10/1960A&AEE. Struck trees during controlled descent after suffering engine problems and crashed at Sutton Mandeville, Wiltshire, UK. Pilot injured.
WF766Gloster Meteor T7
11/11/1960A&AEE. Pilot killed when aircraft disintegrated over Axminster, Devon. Aircraft crashed 3 miles NW of Lyme Regis.
WD711Gloster Meteor TT20
14/11/1960728 NAS, FAA. Crashed into Mediterranean off Linosa Island, 74 miles W of Malta. Aircraft had run out of fuel after crew became lost during night exercise. Both crew killed.
XD222Supermarine Scimitar F1
16/11/1960736 NAS, FAA. [609]. Crashed at Bridge of Cally, near Blairgowrie, Perth, UK while on low level navigation exercise.
WP205Vickers Valiant B1
17/11/1960RAEE. W/O when overshot on landing at Boscombe Down, UK.
XA825Gloster Javelin FAW6
21/11/196029 Sq., RAF. [K]. Crashed on Bowbeet Hill near Peebles, UK while descending through clouds. Both crew killed.
XL495Fairey Gannet AEW3
22/11/1960849 NAS, FAA. Ditched in sea 20 miles off Malta while en route to HMS Victorious. Pilot drowned.
WJ759English Electric Canberra B6
24/11/19609 Sq., RAF. Dived into ground recovering from practice bomb run at Tarhuna, Libya. All 3 crew killed.
WV839Hawker Sea Hawk FGA6
24/11/1960738 NAS, FAA. Collided with Sea Hawk XE401 and crashed in Moray Firth during formation change 5 miles off Lossiemouth. Pilot ejected safely.
XE401Hawker Sea Hawk FGA6
24/11/1960738 NAS, FAA. Collided with Sea Hawk WV839 and crashed in Moray Firth during formation change 5 miles off Lossiemouth. Pilot ejected safely.
XD329Supermarine Scimitar F1
09/12/1960803 NAS, FAA. Pilot ejected after aircraft entered an uncontrollable nose up attitude on launch from HMS Victorious.
XM138English Electric Lightning F1
16/12/1960AFDS [G]. Fire bottle exploded on landing at Coltishall, Norfolk, UK and aircraft caught fire and destroyed.
VR-OACde Havilland DH89A Dragon Rapide681221/12/1960Borneo Airways - crashed at Jesselton, North Borneo
G-AMPUAuster J5290301/01/1961Crop Culture (Aerial) Ltd. W/O when burned out in refuelling accident at Kosti, Sudan. No injuries. 17/03/1961 cancelled as destroyed.**
OK-MCZAvia 14-32A10580711002/01/1961CSA Ceskoslvoneske Aerolinie. W/O when failed to gain height, struck HT wires and crashed near Hostivice, on take off from Ruzyne International Airport, Praha, Czech Republic. All 5 crew and 5 passengers killed.
79Douglas R4D-133285/1653702/01/1961Dutch Navy - 20:17 hrs. W/O when crashed in sea 3km S of Biak, Indonesia in emergency landing after a light torch activated inside the aircraft, causing a fire. All 5 crew killed.
OH-LCCDouglas DC-3C (C-47A-30-DK)25511/1406603/01/1961Aero OY - 07:40 hrs. W/O when stalled during a left turn and crashed in woods near Koivulahti, Finland while on approach to Vaasa Airport. All 3 crew and 22 passengers killed.
53-4244Boeing B-47E Stratojet450126804/01/1961USAF. W/O when stalled and crashed on take of from Pease AFB, New Hampshire, USA. All 4 crew killed.
495Martin PBM-5 Mariner1148104/01/1961Aviacion Naval Argentina [2-P-206]. W/O when crashed on water take off from BAN Puerto Belgrano, Argentina.
G-AKDJMiles M65 Gemini 1A644805/01/1961Drygene Towel Company (Paper) Ltd. W/O when force landed on Bispham Beach shortly after tale off from Blackpool Airport, Lancashire, UK. Pilot safe.
56-1239Convair F-102A Delta Dagger8-10-45606/01/1961USAF. Crashed 5nm from Rosieres Air Base, Toul, France, while on approach.
SSSR-42357Tupolev Tu-104A
01/02/1961Aeroflot. Overran on landing at Vladivostok, RSFSR, USSR.
XA904Avro Vulcan B1
01/03/196144(Rhodesia) Sq, RAF. Pilot misjudged on approach to RAF Waddington, Lincolnshire, UK and during second attempt suffered engine cut due to low fuel. Ran off runway and W/O. All 5 crew safe.**
WP200Vickers Valiant B1
14/03/1961W/O after failed take off at RRFU Pershore, UK. 2 of 5 crew injured.**
SSSR-42438Tupolev Tu-104B
16/03/1961Aeroflot. Crash landed after take off at Sverdlovsk, RSFSR, USSR. 5 killed.
VP-YKMDouglas C-47B-30-DK16187/3293521/03/1961Crashed at Salisbury Airport, Zimbabwe - NFI
44-76330Douglas C-47B-25-DK Skytrain15914/3266223/03/1961USAF - Shot down 4 miles northwest of Phon Savan airfield, Xiangkhoang province, Laos**
44-76330Douglas C-47B-25-DK Skytrain32662/1591423/03/1961USAF. Shot down 4 miles NW of Phon Savan while on intelligence flight. 7 of 8 crew killed. 1 PoW.**
57-1614Douglas C-133B Cargomaster
10/06/1961Suffered structural damage due to engine debris and crashed 33 minutes after take off from Tachikawa AB, Japan. All crew killed.**
CF-LYJMartin JRM-3 Mars926523/06/1961Forest Industries Flying Tankers. (Ex USN 76821). Hit treetops and crashed into Mount Moriarty near Nanaimo, British Columbia, possibly after water drop mechanism failed leaving aircraft unable to climb quickly enough to clear mountain. All 4 crew killed.
XM185English Electric Lightning F1A9508328/06/1961111 Sq, RAF. Suffered hydraulic failure while on approach to RAF Lavenham, Suffolk, UK and pilot ejected safely. Aircraft crashed 1 mile N of Lavenham. F/Off P.J. Ginger safe.
XK529Blackburn Buccaneer
31/08/1961"C" Sq., A&AEE attached to HMS Hermes. Lost control on take off from HMS Hermes and crashed into sea. Both crew killed.
SSSR-42388Tupolev Tu-104A835070317/09/1961Aeroflot. Damaged in hard landing at Tashkent, Uzbekistan, USSR.
TC-TAYFokker F.27 Friendship 100
23/09/1961Crashed into hill on approach to Ankara, Turkey
WZ399Vickers Valiant B(PR)K1
03/11/1961543 Sq., RAF. Aircraft abandoned take off from Offut Air Force Base, Nebraska, USA and overshot onto railway track. Aircraft caught fire and was burned out.
VP-YRXDouglas C-47A-75-DL1935122/11/1961Crashed on take off from Salisbury (now Harare) Airport after No. 1 engine failed. 2 crew and 3 passengers killed.
N9903FCurtiss-WRT C-26F
16/01/1962Riddle Airlines. Pilot feathered wrong propeller and was unable to restart and aircraft force landed at Loring Air Force Base.
WV607Percival Provost T1
16/01/19626 FTS, RAF - overstressed during a roll at Acklington
N58731Douglas DC-3
20/01/1962

N6326CDouglas DC-7
20/01/1962Collided with aircraft on ground at O'Hare Airport, Chicago.
N94253Convair 240
20/01/1962DC-7 collided with aircraft which was holding at ground intersection.
N381Douglas DC-7BF
26/01/1962

N724USBoeing 720B
26/01/1962Undershot landing at Broward County Airport, Florida, and undercarriage collapsed.
56-4370Fairchild C-123B-18-FA Provider2025402/02/1962USAF - Crashed while on low level spray run between Bien Hoa and Vung Tau, South Vietnam**
N8005UDouglas DC-8
03/02/1962Overshot on landing at New York International Airport.
N837DDouglas DC-7B
03/02/1962Eastern Airlines. Slid off ice covered runway at O'Hare Airport, Chicago.
43-15732Douglas SC-47A2019811/02/1962USAF - crashed in mountains near Bao Loc, Vietnam during leaflet drop**
55-3316North American F-100D Super Sabre
09/03/196248 TFW, 492 TFS USAF. Crashed 28 miles W of Wheelus AB, Libya.
56-4368Fairchild C-123B-17-FA-Provider2025220/04/1962464 TCW, USAF - overran on emergency take off from Hipp Khanh**
57-1611Douglas C-133A Cargomaster
27/05/1962Crashed in sea E of Ocean City, Maryland, USA. All 6 crew killed.**
VP-YSWAgusta Bell 47G-381(3B1?)150218/06/1962W/O - NFI
56-4366Fairchild C-123B-17-FA-Provider2025015/07/1962777 TCS, 4646 TCW, USAF - crashed into hillside in low cloud while on flight from Tan Son Nhut and Ban Me Thuot**
XK535Blackburn Buccaneer S.1
18/08/1962700Z Sq, FAA. Control lost while on single engine approach to Lossiemouth, UK. Aircraft stalled and crashed. Both crew killed.
53-8376North American T-28D
28/08/1962USAF - Shot down during an attack on Vietcong positions 17 miles south of Soc Trang, South Vietnam. Both crew killed.**
XG332English Electric Lightning F19502113/09/1962BAC. Fire in reheat zone and crashed on final approach to Hatfield, Hertfordshire, UK. Pilot ejected safely. J.W.C. Squier safe.**
CF-LYMMartin JRM-3 Mars926812/10/1962Forest Industries Flying Tankers (Ex USN 76824). DBR in Hurricane Freda at Victoria IAP, British Columbia, Canada.
62-5909Helio U-10A54915/10/1962Detachment 2A, 1 ACG, USAF - thought to have been shot down in Darlac province, Vietnam while leaflet dropping.**
53-8365North American T-28D
16/10/1962Detachment 2A, 1 ACG, USAF - shot down while flying escort on a rescue mission in Darlac province?**
56-45364Fairchild C-123B-17-FA Provider2024829/10/1962464 TCW, USAF - DBR when undercarriage damaged when landed at unfinished airfield at Dak To, Vietnam**
44-35530Douglas B-26B Invader2880905/11/1962Detachment 2A, 1ACG, USAF - shot down while bombing Vietcong position in An Xuyen province, South Viet Nam**
XA894Avro Vulcan B1
03/12/1962Bristol Siddeley Engine Ltd - 15:30 hrs. Suffered low pressure turbine disc failure while ground testing Olympus 22R engine, Aircraft burned out. No injuries.**
XM993English Electric Lightning T49510012/12/1962LCS, RAF. Undercarriage collapsed on landing at RAF Middleton St George, County Durham, UK. Caught fire after overrunning runway. Both crew safe.
44-35207Douglas A-26C-30-DT Invader2848607/01/19631 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Crashed 10 miles S of Bien Hoa due to technical problem during test flight. Both crew killed.
44-35566Douglas A-26C-40-DT Invader2897114/01/19631 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down by ground fire 17 miles NE of Bien Hoa while on close support mission. Both crew killed.
44-35692Douglas A-26C-45-DT Invader2897103/02/1963Det. 2A, 1ACG, USAF. Show down by small arms fire during a strafing run on Viet Cong forces in the Mekong Delta. All 3 crew killed.
44-35507Douglas A-26-35-DT Invader2878606/02/1963Det. 2A, ! ACG, USAF. Shot down during a close air support mission near Pleiku, Viet Nam. S crew parachuted safely. Pilot killed.
44-35507Douglas A-26-35-DT Invader5878606/02/1963Det. 2A, ! ACG, USAF. Shot down during a close air support mission near Pleiku, Viet Nam. S crew parachuted safely. Pilot killed.**
56-3321North American F-100D Super Sabre
10/02/196348 TFW, 494 TFS USAF. Crashed in field near Great Ellingham, Norfolk, UK while en rout RAF Alconbury to Lakenheath. Pilot killed.
XN952Blackburn Buccaneer S.1
19/02/1963During a LABS manoeuvre over Holme-on-Spalding Moor airfield, aircraft encountered roll-inertia coupling. Control lost and aircraft crashed. Both crew ejected but were killed.
44-35525Douglas A-26-35-DT Invader2880408/04/1963Det. 2A, 1 ACG, USAF. Shot down during strafing run 20 miles west of Kontum, Viet Nam, All 3 crew killed.
44-35525Douglas A-26-35-DT Invader2880408/04/1963Det. 2A, 1 ACG, USAF. Shot down during strafing run 20 miles west of Kontum, Viet Nam, All 3 crew killed.**
56-4380Fairchild C-123B-18-FA Provider2026412/04/1963777 TCS, 464 TCW, USAF. Left wing hit a house shortly after take off from Nakhom Phonom, and aircraft crashed. All 3 crew killed.
56-4380Fairchild C-123B Provider2026412/04/1963777 TCS, 464 TCW, USAF. Left wing hit a house shortly after take off from Nakhom Phonom, and aircraft crashed. All 3 crew killed.**
XM142English Electric Lightning F19503826/04/196374 Sq, RAF. Suffered control failure and crashed in sea off Cromer, Norfolk, UK. F/Lt T.M. Burns ejected safely.
53-8370North American T-28B Trojan005/05/1963Det. 2A, 1 ACG, USAF. Struck a parked aircraft while landing at Bien Hoa and burned out on runway.
53-8370North American T-28B Trojan
05/05/1963Det. 2A, 1 ACG, USAF. Struck a parked aircraft while landing at Bien Hoa and burned out on runway.**
XD239Supermarine Scimitar F1
22/05/1963800 Sq, FAA, RN. DBR when crashed in Aden Harbour after pilot ejected when control lost in low level turn on approach to RAF Khormaksar, Aden. Pilot injured.**
XM179English Electric Lightning F1A9506606/06/196356 Sq, RAF. Touch wings with Lightning XM181 during aerobatic practice and crashed at Great Bricett near Wattisham, Suffolk, UK. F/Lt Michael Cooke injured when ejecting.
XH477Avro Vulcan B1A
12/06/196350 Sq, RAF. Crashed on Hill of Cat, St Colm, 10 miles SW of Banchory, Scotland, UK during low level exercise. All 5 crew killed.**
XM186English Electric Lightning F1A9508418/07/1963111 Sq, RAF. Suffered high speed stall on take off from RAF Wittering and crashed. Pilot killed when he ejected too low.
XG311English Electric Lightning F19501131/07/1963English Electric Aviation Co. Undercarriage failed to lower and crashed in River Ribble near Lytham St Annes, Lancashire,
44-34681Douglas A-26B-66-DL Invader
16/08/19631 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Wing broke off during a dive on a target in Quang Ngai province (possibly through metal fatigue). All 3 crew killed.
44-34681Douglas A-26B-66-DL Invader2796016/08/19631 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Wing broke off during a dive on a target in Quang Ngai province (possibly through metal fatigue). All 3 crew killed.**
44-34682Douglas A-26B-66-DL Invader
02/09/19631 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Thought to have been shot down over Kontum Province. All 3 crew killed.
44-34682Douglas A-26B-66-DL Invader2796102/09/19631 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Thought to have been shot down over Kontum Province. All 3 crew killed.**
53-8367North American T-28B Trojan
10/09/19631 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down by ground fire near Dam Doi. Both crew rescued.
53-8367North American T-28B Trojan
10/09/19631 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down by ground fire near Dam Doi. Both crew rescued.**
G-AOJJde Havilland DH82A Tiger Moth8587722/09/1963Crashed at Thruxton - repaired?
55-4513Fairchild C-123B-12-FA Provider2017428/09/1963311 TCS, 315 TCG, USAF. Crashed in Thailand during an airlift support mission. All 4 crew safe.
55-4513Fairchild C-123B Provider2017428/09/1963311 TCS, 315 TCG, USAF. Crashed in Thailand during an airlift support mission. All 4 crew safe.**
53-8373North American T-28B Trojan
08/10/19631 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Went out of control while diving on target near Laotian border, 40 miles SW of Da Nang. Both crew killed.
53-8373North American T-28B Trojan
08/10/19631 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Went out of control while diving on target near Laotian border, 40 miles SW of Da Nang. Both crew killed.**
56-4385Fairchild C-123B-19-FA Provider2026924/10/1963315 TCG, USAF. Thought to have been shot down by ground fire while engaged in flare drop south of Saigon.
56-4385Fairchild C-123B Provider2026924/10/1963315 TCG, USAF. Thought to have been shot down by ground fire while engaged in flare drop south of Saigon.**
XM187English Electric Lightning F1A9508519/11/1963111 Sq, RAF. Substantially damaged in heavy landing at RAF Wattisham, Suffolk, UK. Pilot safe. SoC 04/01/1964.
44-35703Douglas A-26C-45-DT Invader2898224/11/19631 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down while overflying gunnery positions near Cha La on the Co Man peninsula. The pilot was attempting to have the gunners reveal their positions. Both crew killed.
44-35782Douglas A-26C-45-DT Invader2906106/12/19631 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Crashed in shallow water near Binh Dai in the Mekong River, 40 miles S of Saigon. All 4 crew killed. NOTE also shown as B-26C condemned salvage no battle damage Apr 29,1945
57-2831Cessna 0-1F Bird Dog
20/12/196319 TASS, 34 TG, USAF. Crashed in Mekong Delta area due to pilot error. Both crew killed.
57-2831Cessna O-1F Bird Dog
20/12/196319 TASS, 34 TG, USAF. Crashed in Mekong Delta area due to pilot error. Both crew killed.**
53-8374North American T-28B Trojan
21/01/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Suffered engine failure and crashed, Vietnam. Pilot safe.
53-8374North American T-28B Trojan
21/01/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Suffered engine failure and crashed, Vietnam. Pilot safe.**
53-8369North American T-28B Trojan
18/02/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down by ground fire, Vietnam. Both crew safe.
53-8369North American T-28B Trojan
18/02/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down by ground fire, Vietnam. Both crew safe.**
53-8855North American T-28B Trojan
19/02/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down while strafing VC forces in Phuong Province, Vietnam. Both crew killed
53-8855North American T-28B Trojan
19/02/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down while strafing VC forces in Phuong Province, Vietnam. Both crew killed**
53-8362North American T-28B Trojan
24/03/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Suffered fatigue failure and lost wing and crashed during dive bombing mission near Soc Trang, Vietnam. Both crew killed.
53-8362North American T-28B Trojan
24/03/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Suffered fatigue failure and lost wing and crashed during dive bombing mission near Soc Trang, Vietnam. Both crew killed.**
XN723English Electric Lightning F29509625/03/1964C9A) MoA/Rolls-Royce. Suffered fire in No. 2 engine bay while on F2 appraisal trials and crashed at Keyham, Leicestershire, UK. Pilot, D. Withnal, ejected safely.
55-4695Cessna TL-19D Bird Dog
26/03/196419 TASS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down by ground fire in Khe Sahn region, Vietnam. ! Crew killed, 1 crew PoW.
55-4695Cessna TL-19D Bird Dog
26/03/196419 TASS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down by ground fire in Khe Sahn region, Vietnam. ! Crew killed, 1 crew PoW.**
53-8361North American T-28B Trojan
09/04/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Suffered fatigue failure, lost both wings and crashed in Military Region 4, Vietnam during a strafing attack. Both crew killed.
53-8361North American T-28B Trojan
09/04/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Suffered fatigue failure, lost both wings and crashed in Military Region 4, Vietnam during a strafing attack. Both crew killed.**
XN785English Electric Lightning F2A9513827/04/196492 Sq, RAF. Ran short of fuel and crashed while attempting a forced landing at disused airfield at Hutton Cranswick, Humberside, UK. F/O Davey killed.
53-8368North American T-28B Trojan
01/05/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Suffered engine failure on take off at Bien Hoa? And crashed. Pilot safe.
53-8368North American T-28B Trojan
01/05/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Suffered engine failure on take off at Bien Hoa? And crashed. Pilot safe.**
WZ363Vickers Valiant B1
06/05/1964148 Sq., RAF. Dived into ground near Market Raisen, Lincolnshire at night. Cause unknown.
All 5 crew killed.

WZ363Vickers Valiant B1
06/05/1964148 Sq, RAF - on loan to 207 Sq. W/O when dived into ground at Market Rasen, Lincolnshire, UK after overshoot at night. All 5 crew killed.**
WZ396Vickers Valiant B(PR)K1
23/05/1964543 Sq, RAF. DBR when landed on foam at RAF Manston, UK after suffering landing gear problems. No reported injuries.
146823Vought RF-8A Crusader
06/06/1964Det. C, VP-63, USN, USS Kitty Hawk. Shot down by ground fire while on reconnaissance flight to Khang Khay, Vietnam. Pilot ejected safely - PoW.
146823Vought RF-8A Crusader#N/A06/06/1964Det. C, VP-63, USN, USS Kitty Hawk. Shot down by ground fire while on reconnaissance flight to Khang Khay, Vietnam. Pilot ejected safely - PoW.**
147064Vought F-8D Crusader
07/06/1964VF-11, USN, USS Kitty Hawk. Shot down by ground fire while on photo recon at Khang Khay, Vietnam. Pilot safe.
147064Vought F-8D Crusader#N/A07/06/1964VF-11, USN, USS Kitty Hawk. Shot down by ground fire while on photo recon at Khang Khay, Vietnam. Pilot safe.**
XM191English Electric Lightning F1A9508609/06/1964111 Sq, RAF. Extensively damaged when suffered engine caught fire on approach to RAF Wattisham, Suffolk, UK. Landed safely but not repaired.
132618Douglas AD-5N Skyraider
12/06/1964VAW-33, USN. Crashed into sea 5 miles from USS Forrestal. All 3 crew safe.
51-7871North American T-28A Trojan174-72426/06/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down during napalm attack, Vietnam. Pilot safe.
51-7871North American T-28A Trojan174-72426/06/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down during napalm attack, Vietnam. Pilot safe.**
56-4383Fairchild C-123B-19-FA Provider2026723/07/1964315 TCG, USAF. Propeller reverse pitch failed on landing at Gun Vue, ran off runway and destroyed. All 4 crew safe.
56-4383Fairchild C-123B Provider2026723/07/1964315 TCG, USAF. Propeller reverse pitch failed on landing at Gun Vue, ran off runway and destroyed. All 4 crew safe.**
139760Douglas A-1H Skyraider1099205/08/1964VA-145, USN, US Constellation. Hit by ground fire during dive bomb attack and crashed off shore from Thanh Hoa. Pilot killed.
149578Douglas A-4C Skyhawk1290305/08/1964VA-144, USN, USS Constellation. Shot down while attacking torpedo boats at Hon Gay. Pilot PoW.
150319Vought F-8E Crusader
05/08/1964VF-191, USN, USS Bon Homme Richard. Suffered engine failure during training flight and crashed in China Sea, Pilot Safe.
53-3884Martin B-57B
05/08/1964405FW, USAF. Collided with B-57B reg. 53-3877 while landing at Bien Hoa in dark and heavy rain. Both crew safe.
139760Douglas A-1H Skyraider#N/A05/08/1964VA-145, USN, US Constellation. Hit by ground fire during dive bomb attack and crashed off shore from Thanh Hoa. Pilot killed.**
149578Douglas A-4C Skyhawk#N/A05/08/1964VA-144, USN, USS Constellation. Shot down while attacking torpedo boats at Hon Gay. Pilot PoW.**
150319Vought F-8E Crusader
05/08/1964VF-191, USN, USS Bon Homme Richard. Suffered engine failure during training flight and crashed in China Sea, Pilot Safe.**
53-3884Martin B-57B
05/08/1964405FW, USAF. Collided with Martin B-57B reg. 53-3877 while landing at Bien Hoa in dark and heavy rain. Both crew safe.**
53-3870Martin B-57B
06/08/1964405FW, USAF. Crashed into Dong Nai River in Long Khan province while on deployment to Bien Hoa. Pilot killed.
53-3870Martin B-57B
06/08/1964405FW, USAF. Crashed into Dong Nai River in Long Khan province while on deployment to Bien Hoa. Pilot killed.**
136905Cessna O-1B Bird Dog
12/08/1964VMO-2 Detachment, MTU 79.3.5, USMC. Suffered engine failure during recce mission in Quang Nai province, and crashed. Both crew safe.
136905Cessna O-1B Bird Dog#N/A12/08/1964VMO-2 Detachment, MTU 79.3.5, USMC. Suffered engine failure during recce mission in Quang Nai province, and crashed. Both crew safe.**
150018Douglas A4D-5 Skyhawk1307113/08/1964VA-56, USN, USS Ticonderoga. Engine failed on catapult launch and crashed into sea. Pilot safe.
150018Douglas A4D-5 Skyhawk1307113/08/1964VA-56, USN, USS Ticonderoga. Engine failed on catapult launch and crashed into sea. Pilot safe.**
62-4371Republic F-105D-31-RE Thunderchief
14/08/196436 TFS, 41 AD, USAF. Hit by ground fire over Laos. Pilot made emergency landing at Korat but aircraft DBR. Pilot safe.
62-4371Republic F-105D-31-RE Thunderchief
14/08/196436 TFS, 41 AD, USAF. Hit by ground fire over Laos. Pilot made emergency landing at Korat but aircraft DBR. Pilot safe.**
56-3085North American F-100D-70-NA Super Sabre235-18318/08/1964428 TFS, 474 TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire in Plain of Jars. Pilot ejected near Thai town of Nong Khai. Pilot safe.
56-3085North American F-100D-70-NA Super Sabre235-18318/08/1964428 TFS, 474 TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire in Plain of Jars. Pilot ejected near Thai town of Nong Khai. Pilot safe.**
150033Douglas A4D-5 Skyhawk1310119/08/1964VA-55, USN, USS Ticonderoga. Suffered catapult launch error and lost. Pilot safe
150033Douglas A4D-5 Skyhawk1310119/08/1964VA-55, USN, USS Ticonderoga. Suffered catapult launch error and lost. Pilot safe**
XP704English Electric Lightning F39515828/08/196474 Sq, RAF. Lost control during solo display rehearsal and spun into ground at Raff Leuchars, Fife, UK. Pilot killed.
52-132465

29/08/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down during night training flight near Bien Hoa. Both crew killed.
52-132465Douglas A-1E Skyraider
29/08/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down during night training flight near Bien Hoa. Both crew killed.**
150024Douglas A4D-5 Skyhawk1307706/09/1964VA-56, USN, USS Ticonderoga. Crashed during catapult launch. Pilot killed.
150024Douglas A4D-5 Skyhawk1307706/09/1964VA-56, USN, USS Ticonderoga. Crashed during catapult launch. Pilot killed.**
62-5911Helio U-10B55107/09/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Crashed in South Vietnam due to engine failure. Both crew safe.
62-5911Helio U-10B55107/09/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Crashed in South Vietnam due to engine failure. Both crew safe.**
131513Lockheed P-2E Neptune
08/09/1964VP-42, USN. Crashed in South China Sea, 75 miles off coast of South Vietnam. 5 of 13 crew killed.
131513Lockheed P-2E Neptune
08/09/1964VP-42, USN. Crashed in South China Sea, 75 miles off coast of South Vietnam. 5 of 13 crew killed.**
XM134English Electric Lightning F19503011/09/1964226 OCU, RAF. Undercarriage jammed up and abandoned over North Sea 30 miles E of Happisburgh, Norfolk, UK. F/Lt T. Bond ejected safely.
52-123656Douglas A-1E Skyraider
23/09/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down by ground fire at night near Ap Vinh. Pilot safe. Observer PoW.
52-132441Douglas A-1E Skyraider
23/09/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down by ground fire at night near Ap Vinh. Pilot killed. Observer PoW.
52-132441Douglas A-1E Skyraider
23/09/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down by ground fire at night near Ap Vinh. Pilot killed. Observer PoW.**
52-123656Douglas A-1E Skyraider
23/09/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down by ground fire at night near Ap Vinh. Pilot safe. Observer PoW.**
52-132450Douglas A-1E Skyraider
26/09/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down near Ap An Dien in the Mekong Delta during close support mission. Both crew safe.
52-132450Douglas A-1E Skyraider
26/09/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down near Ap An Dien in the Mekong Delta during close support mission. Both crew safe.**
52-132654Douglas A-1E Skyraider
02/10/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Lost during napalm attack near Giong Dua. Both crew killed.
52-132654Douglas A-1E Skyraider
02/10/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Lost during napalm attack near Giong Dua. Both crew killed.**
48-0065Boeing KB-50J Superfortress1587414/10/1964Det. 1, 421 ARS, 41 AD, USAF. Engine failed shortly after take off and crashed in Thailand. All 6 crew safe.
48-0065Boeing KB-50J Superfortress1587414/10/1964Det. 1, 421 ARS, 41 AD, USAF. Engine failed shortly after take off and crashed in Thailand. All 6 crew safe.**
55-4549Fairchild C-123B-14-FA Provider2021024/10/1964315 TCG, USAF. Shot down by ground fire and crashed near Phum Dak Dam. All 9 crew killed.
55-4549Fairchild C-123B Provider-14-FA Provider2021024/10/1964315 TCG, USAF. Shot down by ground fire and crashed near Phum Dak Dam. All 9 crew killed.**
52-132411Douglas A-1E Skyraider
26/10/19641 ACS, 34 TAG, USAF. Shot down 5 miles W of Tan Son Nhut airfield while on airborne alert. Both crew killed.
52-132411Douglas A-1E Skyraider
26/10/19641 ACS, 34 TAG, USAF. Shot down 5 miles W of Tan Son Nhut airfield while on airborne alert. Both crew killed.**
52-132476Douglas A-1E Skyraider
29/10/19641 ACS, 34 TAG, USAF. Crashed near Bien Hoa while on training flight. Both crew killed.
52-132476Douglas A-1E Skyraider
29/10/19641 ACS, 34 TAG, USAF. Crashed near Bien Hoa while on training flight. Both crew killed.**
149141Vought F-8E Crusader
01/11/1964VF-53, USN, USS Ticonderoga. Crashed into sea shortly after take off. Pilot killed.
52-1555Martin B-57B
01/11/19648/13 TBS, 405 FW, USAF. Destroyed in enemy mortar attack at Bien Hoa Air Base.
53-3892Martin B-57B
01/11/19648/13 TBS, 405 FW, USAF. Destroyed in enemy mortar attack at Bien Hoa Air Base.
53-3894Martin B-57B
01/11/19648/13 TBS, 405 FW, USAF. Destroyed in enemy mortar attack at Bien Hoa Air Base.
53-3914Martin B-57B
01/11/19648/13 TBS, 405 FW, USAF. Destroyed in enemy mortar attack at Bien Hoa Air Base.
53-3924Martin B-57B
01/11/19648/13 TBS, 405 FW, USAF. Destroyed in enemy mortar attack at Bien Hoa Air Base.
52-1555Martin B-57B
01/11/19648/13 TBS, 405 FW, USAF. Destroyed in enemy mortar attack at Bien Hoa Air Base.**
53-3892Martin B-57B
01/11/19648/13 TBS, 405 FW, USAF. Destroyed in enemy mortar attack at Bien Hoa Air Base.**
53-3894Martin B-57B
01/11/19648/13 TBS, 405 FW, USAF. Destroyed in enemy mortar attack at Bien Hoa Air Base.**
53-3914Martin B-57B
01/11/19648/13 TBS, 405 FW, USAF. Destroyed in enemy mortar attack at Bien Hoa Air Base.**
53-3924Martin B-57B
01/11/19648/13 TBS, 405 FW, USAF. Destroyed in enemy mortar attack at Bien Hoa Air Base.**
149141Vought F-8E Crusader
01/11/1964VF-53, USN, USS Ticonderoga. Crashed into sea shortly after take off. Pilot killed.**
57-28280
07/11/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down during recce mission. Pilot safe.
57-28280
07/11/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down during recce mission. Pilot safe.**
146879Vought RF-8A Crusader
13/11/1964Det. F, VFP-63, USN, USS Constellation. Collided with A-4C reg. 149570 during training flight. Pilot killed.
149570Douglas A-4C Skyhawk1289513/11/1964VA-146, USN, USS Constellation. Collided with RF-8A reg. 146879 during training flight off coast 15 miles N of Da Nang. Pilot safe.
151402McDonnell F-4B Phantom
13/11/1964VF-142, USN, USS Constellation. Stalled and spun in during practice air contact manoeuvring. Both crew ejected safely.
151402McDonnell F-4B Phantom
13/11/1964VF-142, USN, USS Constellation. Stalled and spun in during practice air contact manoeuvring. Both crew ejected safely.**
149570Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
13/11/1964VA-146, USN, USS Constellation. Collided with RF-8A reg. 146879 during training flight off coast 15 miles N of Da Nang. Pilot safe.**
146879Vought RF-8A Crusader
13/11/1964Det. F, VFP-63, USN, USS Constellation. Collided with A-4C reg. 149570 during training flight. Pilot killed.**
51-7870North American T-28A Trojan174-72319/11/1964Det. 6, 1 ACW, USAF. Shot down by AA fire on South Vietnam. Capt. George Albrecht and 1/Lt Leonard Hudson killed.
51-7870North American T-28A Trojan174-72319/11/1964Det. 6, 1 ACW, USAF. Shot down by AA fire on South Vietnam. Capt. George Albrecht and 1/Lt Leonard Hudson killed.**
56-0230McDonnell RF-101C-60-MC Voodoo
21/11/196415 TRS, 18 TFW, USAF. Hit by AA fire while on photo recce mission near Bon Senphan, South Laos. Capt. B Waltz ejected, injured.
56-0230McDonnell RF-101C Voodoo-60-MC Voodoo
21/11/196415 TRS, 18 TFW, USAF. Hit by AA fire while on photo recce mission near Bon Stephan, South Laos. Capt. B Waltz ejected, injured.**
151037Douglas A4E Skyhawk1320723/11/1964VA-55, USN, USS Ticonderoga. Lost due to engine failure (Vietnam), possibly due to salt water contamination. Pilot safe.
56-3236North American F-100D Super Sabre
23/11/196448 TFW, 494 TFS, USAF. Crashed near Wheelus AB, Libya following "material Failure". Pilot ejected safely.
151037Douglas A4E Skyhawk1320723/11/1964VA-55, USN, USS Ticonderoga. Lost due to engine failure (Vietnam), possibly due to salt water contamination. Pilot safe.**
56-1189Convair F-102A-65-CO Delta Dagger
27/11/1964Det. 5, 509FIS, 405 FW, USAF. Suffered engine failure (Vietnam) and pilot ejected. Pilot safe.
56-1189Convair F-102A Delta Dagger
27/11/1964Det. 5, 509FIS, 405 FW, USAF. Suffered engine failure (Vietnam) and pilot ejected. Pilot safe.**
52-132640Douglas A-1E Skyraider
01/12/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Hit by ground fire while on training flight and crashed near Phuoe Vinh. 1/Lt K. Roedeman, safe. W/O D.S. Tan (VNAF), killed.
52-132640Douglas A-1E Skyraider
01/12/19641 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Hit by ground fire while on training flight and crashed near Phuoe Vinh. 1/Lt K. Roedeman, safe. W/O D.S. Tan (VNAF), killed.**
149306North American A-5B VigilanteNA269-4109/12/1964RVAH-5, USN, USS Ranger. Thought to have been lost at sea off coast of South Vietnam due to navigational error. L/Cmdr. Donald Beard and Lt(jg) Brian Cronin, killed.
149306North American A-5B Vigilante
09/12/1964RVAH-5, USN, USS Ranger. Thought to have been lost at sea off coast of South Vietnam due to navigational error. L/Cmdr. Donald Beard and Lt(jg) Brian Cronin, killed.**
142250Douglas A-3B Skywarrior1157627/12/1964Det. 1, VAH-4, USN, USS Hancock. Apparently suffered control failure during training mission, caught fire and crashed in Gulf of Tonkin. 1 of 4 crew killed, other 3 safe.
142250Douglas A-3B Skywarrior
27/12/1964Det. 1, VAH-4, USN, USS Hancock. Apparently suffered control failure during training mission, caught fire and crashed in Gulf of Tonkin. 1 of 4 crew killed, other 3 safe.**
149625Douglas A-4C Skyhawk1295030/12/1964VA-216, USN, USS Hancock. Hit ramp and exploded when landing on USS Hancock after training flight. Lt. Frank Crimson, killed.
149625Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
30/12/1964VA-216, USN, USS Hancock. Hit ramp and exploded when landing on USS Hancock after training flight. Lt. Frank Crimson, killed.**
57-2823Cessna 0-1F Bird Dog
31/12/1964366 TFS, USAF. Thought to have crashed in valley 20 miles NW of Da Nang while on flight to A Shau. Capt. Kurt McDonald and SFC Edward Dodge (US Army), killed.
57-2823Cessna O-1F Bird Dog
31/12/1964366 TFS, USAF. Thought to have crashed in valley 20 miles NW of Da Nang while on flight to A Shau. Capt. Kurt McDonald and SFC Edward Dodge (US Army), killed.**
56-2908North American F-100D Super Sabre235-602/01/1965427 TFS, 474 TFW, USAF. Crashed in Thailand due to engine failure. Pilot safe.**
56-2908North American F-100D Super Sabre235-602/01/1965427 TFS, 474 TFW, USAF. Crashed in Thailand due to engine failure. Pilot safe.**
XG335English Electric Lightning F1/39502411/01/1965A&AEE. F1 fitted with F3 "squared off" tail. Suffered undercarriage malfunction and pilot ejected over emergency bale out area over Larkhill Ranges, near Woodburgh, Wiltshire, UK. Sq/Ldr J. Whittaker safe.
55-4712Cessna O-1F
12/01/196519 TASS, 34 TG, USAF. Crash landed after wing hit by AA fire, Viet Nam. Capt. T.L. Craig and VNAF observer safe.**
55-4712Cessna O-1F
12/01/196519 TASS, 34 TG, USAF. Crash landed after wing hit by AA fire, Viet Nam. Capt. T.L. Craig and VNAF observer safe.**
62-4296Republic F-105D Thunderchief
13/01/196544 or 67 TWS, 18 TFW allocated to 6234 TFW, USAF. Shot down while attacking the Ban Ken Bridge at the northern end of the Laotian panhandle. Capt. Albert Volmer ejected safely.**
147011Vought F-8C Crusader
13/01/1965VA-24 USN, USS Hancock. Suffered tail hook failure on landing aboard carrier and went over side. Lt (jg) Tom Irwin safe.**
62-4296Republic F-105D Thunderchief
13/01/196544 or 67 TWS, 18 TFW allocated to 6234 TFW, USAF. Shot down while attacking the Ban Ken Bridge at the northern end of the Laotian panhandle. Capt. Albert Volmer ejected safely.**
147011Vought F-8C Crusader
13/01/1965VA-24 USN, USS Hancock. Suffered tail hook failure on landing aboard carrier and went over side. Lt (jg) Tom Irwin safe.**
57-2806Cessna O-1F
15/01/196519 TASS, 34 TG, USAF. FAC aircraft hit by ground fire and crashed, Viet Nam.**
57-2806Cessna O-1F
15/01/196519 TASS, 34 TG, USAF. FAC aircraft hit by ground fire and crashed, Viet Nam.**
52-132666Douglas A-1E Skyraider
27/01/19651 ACS, 34 TG USAF. Crashed in Bien Hoa province due to pilot error during a close air support mission. Maj. George Vlisideoe and VNAF observer killed.**
52-132666Douglas A-1E Skyraider
27/01/19651 ACS, 34 TG USAF. Crashed in Bien Hoa province due to pilot error during a close air support mission. Maj. George Vlisideoe and VNAF observer killed.**
150075Douglas A-4E Skyhawk
07/02/1965VA-155 USN, USS Coral Sea. Hit by AA fire 5 miles S of Dong Hoi. Pilot ejected on reaching sea. Lt Edward Dickson killed.**
150075Douglas A-4E Skyhawk
07/02/1965VA-155 USN, USS Coral Sea. Hit by AA fire 5 miles S of Dong Hoi. Pilot ejected on reaching sea. Lt Edward Dickson killed.**
52-132401Douglas A-1E Skyraider
10/02/19651 ACS, 34 TG USAF. Hit by ground fire during close support operation and crashed into sea off the Mekong Delta. Capt. William Duggan safe, VNAF observer killed.**
52-132401Douglas A-1E Skyraider
10/02/19651 ACS, 34 TG USAF. Hit by ground fire during close support operation and crashed into sea off the Mekong Delta. Capt. William Duggan safe, VNAF observer killed.**
148633Vought F-8D Crusader
11/02/1965VF-154 USN, USS Coral Sea. Damage during attack at Chanh Hoa, near Dong Hoi, Viet Nam. Pilot ejected. Lt/Cmdr Robert Shumaker PoW.**
149572Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
11/02/1965VA-153 USN, USS Coral Sea. Engines seized and pilot ejected after attack on Chanh Hoa. Lt. W.T. Majors rescued.**
148633Vought F-8D Crusader
11/02/1965VF-154 USN, USS Coral Sea. Damage during attack at Chanh Hoa, near Dong Hoi, Viet Nam. Pilot ejected. Lt/Cmdr Robert Shumaker PoW.**
149572Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
11/02/1965VA-153 USN, USS Coral Sea. Engines seized and pilot ejected after attack on Chanh Hoa. Lt. W.T. Majors rescued.**
55-3783North American F-100D Super Sabre223-46519/02/1965613 TFS, 401 TFW USAF. Lost during air suppression mission near Ban Ken Bridge in northern Laos. Maj. Robert Ronca killed.**
55-3783North American F-100D Super Sabre223-46519/02/1965613 TFS, 401 TFW USAF. Lost during air suppression mission near Ban Ken Bridge in northern Laos. Maj. Robert Ronca killed.**
150897Vought F-8E Crusader
21/02/1965VF-211 USA, USS Hancock. Engine failed during test flight launch from USS Hancock.**
150897Vought F-8E Crusader
21/02/1965VF-211 USA, USS Hancock. Engine failed during test flight launch from USS Hancock.**
147664Douglas A-3B Skywarrior
24/02/1965VAH-2 USA, USS Coral Sea. Abandoned after suffering fuel transfer problem. 3 crew safe, RMC Dwight Frakes killed.**
52-132471Douglas A-1E Skyraider
24/02/19651 ACS, 34 TG USAF. Crashed in Bien Hoa province possibly due to pilot error. Capt. Kurt Gareiss and Capt. Thomas McEwen killed.**
56-3317North American F-100D Super Sabre
24/02/196548 TFW, 494 TFS, USAF. Crashed 2.5 miles WNW of Wheelus AB, Libya.
147664Douglas A-3B Skywarrior
24/02/1965VAH-2 USA, USS Coral Sea. Abandoned after suffering fuel transfer problem. 3 crew safe, RMC Dwight Frakes killed.**
52-132471Douglas A-1E Skyraider
24/02/19651 ACS, 34 TG USAF. Crashed in Bien Hoa province possibly due to pilot error. Capt. Kurt Gareiss and Capt. Thomas McEwen killed.**
61-0214Republic F-105D Thunderchief
02/03/196567TFS, 18TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire during raid on Xom Bang, and crashed. Capt. Robert Baird ejected and rescued.**
55-2857North American F-100D Super Sabre224-12402/03/1965613 TFS, 401 TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire during raid on Xom Bang, and crashed. 1/Lt Hayden Lockhart PoW.**
62-4325Republic F-105D Thunderchief
02/03/196567 TFS, 18 TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire during raid on Xom Bang. Pilot able to fly over Thai border and ejected near Roi Et. Capt. K.L. Spangola safe.**
62-4260Republic F-105D Thunderchief
02/03/196567 TFS, 18 TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire during raid on Xom Bang. Pilot ejected over Laos and rescued. Maj. George Panas, safe.**
56-3150North American F-100D Super Sabre
02/03/1965428 TFS, 474 TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire on Quang Khe and crashed in sea offshore from target. Lt J.A. Cullen ejected and rescued.**
61-0214Republic F-105D Thunderchief
02/03/196567TFS, 18TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire during raid on Xom Bang, and crashed. Capt. Robert Baird ejected and rescued.**
55-2857North American F-100D Super Sabre224-12402/03/1965613 TFS, 401 TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire during raid on Xom Bang, and crashed. 1/Lt Hayden Lockhart PoW.**
62-4325Republic F-105D Thunderchief
02/03/196567 TFS, 18 TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire during raid on Xom Bang. Pilot able to fly over Thai border and ejected near Roi Et. Capt. K.L. Spangola safe.**
62-4260Republic F-105D Thunderchief
02/03/196567 TFS, 18 TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire during raid on Xom Bang. Pilot ejected over Laos and rescued. Maj. George Panas, safe.**
56-3150North American F-100D Super Sabre
02/03/1965428 TFS, 474 TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire on Quang Khe and crashed in sea offshore from target. Lt J.A. Cullen ejected and rescued.**
149612Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
03/03/1965VA-216 USN, USS Hancock. Crashed on landing on USS Hancock during training flight, Vietnam. Pilot killed.**
149612Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
03/03/1965VA-216 USN, USS Hancock. Crashed on landing on USS Hancock during training flight, Vietnam. Pilot killed.**
52-135005Douglas A-1E Skyraider
06/03/19651ACS, 34TG, USAF. Crashed during training flight, Vietnam. Pilot safe.**
52-135005Douglas A-1E Skyraider
06/03/19651ACS, 34TG, USAF. Crashed during training flight, Vietnam. Pilot safe.**
53-3890Martin B-57B
11/03/19658 TBS, 405 FW attached 34 TG, USAF. Thought to have been caught in blast after dropping bombs at very low altitude on target 30 miles NE of Kentum, and crashed. Capt William Mattis and 1/lt Richard Smith killed.**
53-3890Martin B-57B
11/03/19658 TBS, 405 FW attached 34 TG, USAF. Thought to have been caught in blast after dropping bombs at very low altitude on target 30 miles NE of Kentum, and crashed. Capt William Mattis and 1/lt Richard Smith killed.**
135375Douglas A-1H Skyraider
15/03/1965VA-95 USN, USS Ranger. Flew into sea on returning from strike on ammunition dump at Phu Qui. Lt(jg) Charles Clydesdale killed.**
135375Douglas A-1H Skyraider
15/03/1965VA-95 USN, USS Ranger. Flew into sea on returning from strike on ammunition dump at Phu Qui. Lt(jg) Charles Clydesdale killed.**
62-4233Republic F-105D Thunderchief
22/03/196567TFS, 18TFW attached to 6234TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire while attacking the Vinh Son radar site. Pilot ejected over sea. Lt Col Robinson Risner safe.**
62-4233Republic F-105D Thunderchief
22/03/196567TFS, 18TFW attached to 6234TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire while attacking the Vinh Son radar site. Pilot ejected over sea. Lt Col Robinson Risner safe.**
139790Douglas A-1H Skyraider
26/03/1965VA-215 USN, USS Hancock. Hit by ground fire while on attack to Ha Tinh. Attempted to return to Da Nang but crashed 5 miles short of the airfield. Lt(jg) C.E. Gudmunson safe.**
150130Douglas A-4E Skyhawk
26/03/1965VA-212 USN, USS Hancock. Hit by ground fire while attacking radar site at Vinh Son. Cmdr. K.L. Shugart ejected 10 miles offshore, safe.**
148644Vought F-8D Crusader
26/03/1965VF-154 USN, USS Coral Sea. Hit by ground fire while attacking radar site at Bach Long Vi. Pilot ejected 20 N of Da Nang, safe.**
139790Douglas A-1H Skyraider
26/03/1965VA-215 USN, USS Hancock. Hit by ground fire while on attack to Ha Tinh. Attempted to return to Da Nang but crashed 5 miles short of the airfield. Lt(jg) C.E. Gudmunson safe.**
150130Douglas A-4E Skyhawk
26/03/1965VA-212 USN, USS Hancock. Hit by ground fire while attacking radar site at Vinh Son. Cmdr. K.L. Shugart ejected 10 miles offshore, safe.**
148644Vought F-8D Crusader
26/03/1965VF-154 USN, USS Coral Sea. Hit by ground fire while attacking radar site at Bach Long Vi. Pilot ejected 20 N of Da Nang, safe.**
57-6292Fairchild C-123B Provider
28/03/1965Destroyed in ground collision with VNAF Douglas A-1H Skyraider, Vietnam. All 4 crew safe.**
57-6292Fairchild C-123B Provider
28/03/1965Destroyed in ground collision with VNAF Douglas A-1H Skyraider, Vietnam. All 4 crew safe.**
150078Douglas A-4E Skyhawk
29/03/1965VA-155, USN. USS Coral Sea. Hit by ground fire during attack at Bach Long Vi island. Cmdr Jack Harris ejected safely.**
148642Vought F-8D Crusader
29/03/1965VF-154 USN, USS Coral Sea. Hit by ground fire during attack on Bach Long Vi island. Cmdr. William Donnelly ejected over sea and rescued.**
148668Vought F-8D Crusader
29/03/1965VF-154 USN, USS Coral Sea. Hit by ground fire during attack on Bach Long Vi island. Crashed into sea and Lt Cmdr Kenneth Hume killed.**
150078Douglas A-4E Skyhawk
29/03/1965VA-155, USN. USS Coral Sea. Hit by ground fire during attack at Bach Long Vi island. Cmdr Jack Harris ejected safely.**
148642Vought F-8D Crusader
29/03/1965VF-154 USN, USS Coral Sea. Hit by ground fire during attack on Bach Long Vi island. Cmdr. William Donnelly ejected over sea and rescued.**
148668Vought F-8D Crusader
29/03/1965VF-154 USN, USS Coral Sea. Hit by ground fire during attack on Bach Long Vi island. Crashed into sea and Lt Cmdr Kenneth Hume killed.**
137584Douglas A-1H Skyraider
31/03/1965VA-125 USN, USS Hancock. Shot down during attack on Vinh Son. Lt (jg) Gerald McKinley killed.**
55-2906North American F-100D Super Sabre224-17331/03/1965613 TFS, 401 TFW USAF. Hit by ground fire near Ha Tinh, North Vietnam. Capt Ron Bigoness ejected safely over Laos border.**
137584Douglas A-1H Skyraider
31/03/1965VA-125 USN, USS Hancock. Shot down during attack on Vinh Son. Lt (jg) Gerald McKinley killed.**
55-2906North American F-100D Super Sabre224-17331/03/1965613 TFS, 401 TFW USAF. Hit by ground fire near Ha Tinh, North Vietnam. Capt Ron Bigoness ejected safely over Laos border.**
139721Douglas A-1H Skyraider
02/04/1965VA-215, USS Hancock. Shot down by ground fire N of Ban Muong Sen, Lt Cmdr James Evans killed.**
56-0075McDonnell RF-101C Voodoo
02/04/1965
**
139721Douglas A-1H Skyraider
02/04/1965VA-215, USS Hancock. Shot down by ground fire N of Ban Muong Sen, Lt Cmdr James Evans killed.**
55-3625North American F-100D Super Sabre223-30703/04/1965613 TFS, 401 TFW USAF. Shot down by ground fire N of Thanh Hoa. 1/Lt George Smith killed.**
148557Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
03/04/1965VA-216, USN, USS Hancock. Shot down by ground fire while attacking bridge at Thanh Hoa. Lt Cmdr Raymond Vohden PoW.**
55-3625North American F-100D Super Sabre223-30703/04/1965613 TFS, 401 TFW USAF. Shot down by ground fire N of Thanh Hoa. 1/Lt George Smith killed.**
148557Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
03/04/1965VA-216, USN, USS Hancock. Shot down by ground fire while attacking bridge at Thanh Hoa. Lt Cmdr Raymond Vohden PoW.**
62-4217Republic F-105D Thunderchief
04/04/196544TFS, 18 TFW, USAF. Shot down by ground fire at Than Hoa prior to attack on Dragons Jaw bridge, Capt Carlyle Harris PoW.**
59-1754Republic F-105D Thunderchief
04/04/1965354 TFS, 355 TFW, USAF. Damaged by Mig-17 while orbiting Than Hoa. Pilot ejected over sea near Home Mi island but drowned. Maj. Frank Bennett killed.**
59-1764Republic F-105D Thunderchief
04/04/1965354 TFS, 355 TFW, USAF. Shot down by Mig-17 and crashed S of Than Hoa. Capt. James Magnusson killed.**
62-4217Republic F-105D Thunderchief
04/04/196544TFS, 18 TFW, USAF. Shot down by ground fire at Than Hoa prior to attack on Dragons Jaw bridge, Capt Carlyle Harris PoW.**
59-1754Republic F-105D Thunderchief
04/04/1965354 TFS, 355 TFW, USAF. Damaged by Mig-17 while orbiting Than Hoa. Pilot ejected over sea near Home Mi island but drowned. Maj. Frank Bennett killed.**
59-1764Republic F-105D Thunderchief
04/04/1965354 TFS, 355 TFW, USAF. Shot down by Mig-17 and crashed S of Than Hoa. Capt. James Magnusson killed.**
59-1742Republic F-105D Thunderchief
05/04/1965354 TFS, 355 TFW, USAF. Shot down by ground fore near Ban Pang. Capt T Gray rescued.**
59-1742Republic F-105D Thunderchief
05/04/1965354 TFS, 355 TFW, USAF. Shot down by ground fore near Ban Pang. Capt T Gray rescued.**
148317Douglas A-4C Skyhawk2162707/04/1965VA-153, USAN, USS Coral Sea. Hit by ground fire near Dong Cae and pilot ejected half mile offshore. Lt William Roark killed.**
53-3880Martin B-57B
07/04/19658 TBS, 405 TFW attached to 34 TG, USAF. Failed to recover from a dive bombing attack on Route 7, E of Ban Ban, possibly hit by ground fire. Capt James Lewis and Capt Arthur Baker killed.**
148317Douglas A-4C Skyhawk2162707/04/1965VA-153, USAN, USS Coral Sea. Hit by ground fire near Dong Cae and pilot ejected half mile offshore. Lt William Roark killed.**
53-3880Martin B-57B
07/04/19658 TBS, 405 TFW attached to 34 TG, USAF. Failed to recover from a dive bombing attack on Route 7, E of Ban Ban, possibly hit by ground fire. Capt James Lewis and Capt Arthur Baker killed.**
151425McDonnell F-4B Phantom
09/04/1965VF-96, USA, USS Ranger. Starboard engine failed during catapult launch and aircraft ditched in sea. Lt/Cmdr William Greer and Lt/Cmdr R Bruing safe.**
151403McDonnell F-4B Phantom
09/04/1965VF-96, USN, USS Ranger. Thought to have been shot down by MiG-17 near Hainan Island. Lt(jg) Terence Murphy and Ens. Ronald Fegan killed.**
148481Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
09/04/1965VA-153, USN, USS Coral Sea. Hit by ground fire while attacking Tam Da Bridge N of Vinh and crashed. Lt/Cmdr C.W. McNeil ejected and recued.**
151425McDonnell F-4B Phantom
09/04/1965VF-96, USA, USS Ranger. Starboard engine failed during catapult launch and aircraft ditched in sea. Lt/Cmdr William Greer and Lt/Cmdr R Bruing safe.**
151403McDonnell F-4B Phantom
09/04/1965VF-96, USN, USS Ranger. Thought to have been shot down by MiG-17 near Hainan Island. Lt(jg) Terence Murphy and Ens. Ronald Fegan killed.**
148481Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
09/04/1965VA-153, USN, USS Coral Sea. Hit by ground fire while attacking Tam Da Bridge N of Vinh and crashed. Lt/Cmdr C.W. McNeil ejected and recued.**
56-3151North American F-100D Super Sabre
10/04/1965401 TFW attached to 23 ABG, USAF. Suffered engine failure and crashed, Vietnam. Pilot safe.**
56-3151North American F-100D Super Sabre
10/04/1965401 TFW attached to 23 ABG, USAF. Suffered engine failure and crashed, Vietnam. Pilot safe.**
135226Douglas A-1H Skyraider
11/04/1965VA-95, USN, USS Ranger. Hit by AA while on armed recce mission E of Ban Senphan and crashed. Lt(jg) William Swanson killed.**
135226Douglas A-1H Skyraider
11/04/1965VA-95, USN, USS Ranger. Hit by AA while on armed recce mission E of Ban Senphan and crashed. Lt(jg) William Swanson killed.**
139603Douglas A-1E Skyraider
15/04/1965VAW-11, USN, USS Yorktown. Suffered engine failure during training flight, Vietnam and crashed. All 3 crew safe.**
139603Douglas A-1E Skyraider
15/04/1965VAW-11, USN, USS Yorktown. Suffered engine failure during training flight, Vietnam and crashed. All 3 crew safe.**
61-0171Republic F-105D Thunderchief
17/04/1965563 TFS, 23 TFW, USAF. Crashed into ground while attacking target in Mu Gia Pass. Pilot possibly misjudged approach. Capt Samuel Woodward killed.**
52-133886Douglas A-1E Skyraider
17/04/19651 ACS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down while making strafing pass during air interdiction in South Viet Nam. Capt. I.D. Haight killed.**
52-132601Douglas A-1E Skyraider
18/04/19651 ACS, 23 TFW, USAF. Damaged and crashed when bomb exploded soon after release during mission near Cambodian Border. Capt. James Wheeler killed.**
139818Douglas A-1H Skyraider
19/04/1965VA-215, USN, USS Hancock. Lost, possibly dived into ground during attack on trucks W of Phu Qui, 30 ,miles N of DMZ, Vietnam. Lt (jg) James Shea killed.**
149507Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
20/04/1965VA-22, USN, USS Midway. Bombs detonated prematurely while attacking trucks near Nghia Hung and blew off wings and tail/ Pilot ejected safely, PoW.**
57-0475Lockheed C-130A Hercules
24/04/1965817 TCS, 6315 OG, USAF. Flareship, crashed into high ground during go around in bad weather at Korat. All 6 crew killed.**
137545Douglas A-1H Skyraider
27/04/1965VA-215, USN, USS Hancock. Hit by ground fire during attack on the Mu Gia Pass. Pilot able to fly to within 2 miles of airfield at Nakhon Phanom before bailing out. Pilot safe.**
56-1090McDonnell RF-101C Voodoo
29/04/196515 TRS, 18 TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire over Son Neua and crashed. Pilot ejected safely, PoW.**
56-0045McDonnell RF-101C Voodoo
06/05/196545 TRS, 39 AD, USAF. Shot down while flying a BDA recce mission over Vinh Linh. Pilot killed.**
59-1718Republic F-105D Thunderchief
07/05/1965354 TFS, 355 TFW, USAF - attached to 6234 TFW. Damaged by ground fire in attack at Thanh Hoa railway bridge. Pilot ejected safely over Gulf of Tonkin and rescued.**
148637Vought F-8D Crusader
08/05/1965VF-111, USN, USS Midway. Hit by ground fire in attack on Vinh air base. Crashed into sea near island of Hon Mieu. Pilot killed.**
145620Vought RF-8A Crusader
08/05/1965Det A, VFP-65, USN, USS Midway. Hit by ground fire while on BDA recce mission on Vinh airfield. Pilot ejected safely in sea 30 miles off Dong Hoi and rescued.**
62-4222Republic F-105D Thunderchief
17/05/196518 TFW, USAF attached to 6234 TFW. Shot down by AA fire near Ban Kia Na. Pilot ejected and rescued.**
59-1753Republic F-105D Thunderchief
18/05/1965563 TFS, 23 TFW, USAF. Shot down while attacking Sam Neua, Northern Laos. Pilot ejected. PoW.**
144938Douglas A-4B Skyhawk
21/05/1965Det Q, VA-113, USN, USS Bennington. Blown overboard when landing on training flight. Pilot safe.**
61-0054Republic F-105D Thunderchief
23/05/1965354 TFS, 355 TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire E of Vinh. Pilot ejected off coast and rescued.**
138947Douglas A-3B Skywarrior
25/05/1965Det G, VAH-4, USN, USS Oriskany. Suffered structural failure during catapult take off and crashed. All 4 crew safe.**
56-3807North American F-100D Super Sabre
27/05/196548 TFW, 493 TFS USAF. Crashed 10 miles WSW of Wheelus Ab, Libya.
148706Vought F-8D Crusader
27/05/1965VF-111, USN, USS Midway. Hit by ground fire while attacking AA site near Vinh and crashed. Pilot killed.**
62-4381Republic F-105D Thunderchief
31/05/1965USAF. Shot down S of Thanh Hoa Bridge. Pilot PoW.**
146881Vought RF-8A Crusader
01/06/1965Det A, VFP-63, USN, USS Midway. Hit by ground fire over Vinh. Pilot ejected 30 miles off coast and recued.**
146852Vought RF-8A Crusader
01/06/1965Det E, VFP-63, USN, USS Bon Homme Richard. Hit by ground fire over the Dong Phong Thuang Bridge N of Thang Hoa and crashed. Pilot killed.**
151144Douglas A-4E Skyhawk
02/06/1965VA-23, USN, USS Midway. Hit by AA fire during attack on radar site S of Thanh Hoa. Pilot killed.**
132540Douglas EA-1F Skyraider
02/06/1965Det. A, VAW-13, USN, USS Midway. Hit by ground fire on coast near Sam Son, E of Thanh Hoa during search and rescue mission and crashed. All 4 crew killed.**
151161Douglas A-4E Skyhawk
02/06/1965VA-23, USN, USS Midway. Shot down during armed recce mission NW of Vinh. Pilot ejected safely but captured.**
133810O-1B
02/06/1965VMO-2, MAG-16, USMC. Stalled and crashed while on visual recce mission near Hai Van Pass. Both crew killed.**
148577Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
03/06/1965VA-22, USN, USS Midway. Hit by AA fire bear Ban Nokay Neau, 10 miles E of Sam Neua. Pilot ejected and rescued.**
61-0133Republic F-105D Thunderchief
05/06/1965563 TFS, 23 TFW attached to 6441 TFW, USAF. Hit and damaged over Laos. Pilot ejected about 20 miles E of Vietiane and safe.**
62-4290Republic F-105D Thunderchief
08/06/1965354 TFS, 355 TFW attached to 6234 TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire near Co Dien. Managed to fly 10 miles before ejecting. Pilot rescued.**
53-3882Martin B-57B
08/06/196513 TBS, 405 FW, attached to 33TG USAF. Hit by ground fire while attack on Mekong Delta W of Can though. Both crew ejected and rescued.**
64-0674McDonnell F-4C Phantom90109/06/196545 TFS, 15 TFW USAF. Ran out of fuel and abandoned over South Vietnam. Both crew safe.**
137521Douglas A-1H Skyraider
10/06/1965VA-25, USA, USS Midway. Failed to pull out of dive and crashed 10 miles SW of Than Hoa. Pilot killed.**
56-4379Fairchild C-123B Provider2026311/06/1965310 ACS, 315ACG, USAF. Crashed in mountains during airdrop S of Pleiku. All 7 crew killed.**
55-3702North American F-100D Super Sabre223-38412/06/1965615 TFS, 401 TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire during attack on target near Don Luan. Pilot ejected but killed.**
55-3600North American F-100D Super Sabre223-28213/06/1965416 TFS, 3 TFW, USAF. Hit by ground fire during ground attack in South Vietnam. Pilot ejected and rescued.**
62-4220Republic F-105D ThunderchiefD41914/06/196544 TFS, 18 TFW, attached to 6234 TFW USAF. Shot down about 30 miles NE of Sam Neua, North Vietnam. Pilot ejected safely, PoW.**
52-135040Douglas A-1E Skyraider
16/06/196534 TG, USAF. Lost when collided with A-1E serial 52-133889 during air combat patrol over Pleiku Province, Vietnam. Pilot killed.**
52-133889Douglas A-1E Skyraider
16/06/196534 TG, USAF. Lost when collided with A-1E serial 52-135040 during air combat patrol over Pleiku Province, Vietnam. Pilot safe.**
57-0047Boeing B-52F Stratofortress1744118/06/1965441 BS, 7 BW attached to 3960 SW, USAF. Collided with B-52F serial 57-0179 250 miles from coast of Vietnam and crashed into sea.**
57-0179Boeing B-52F Stratofortress4616818/06/1965441 BS, 7 BW attached to 3960 SW, USAF. Collided with B-52F serial 57-0047 250 miles from coast of Vietnam and crashed into sea.**
53-3910Martin B-57B
19/06/19658 TBS, 405 FW attached to 33 TG, USAF. Lost in unknown circumstances over North Vietnam. Both crew killed.**
64-0685McDonnell F-4C Phantom92120/06/196545 TFS, 15 TFW, USAF. Shot down by MiG-17 near Ta Chanm North Vietnam during raid on Son La barracks. 1 crew PoW, 1 crew safe.**
56-3340North American F-100D Super Sabre235-43822/06/1965615 TFS, 401 TFW, USAF. Crashed after running out of fuel during close air support raid, South Vietnam. Pilot safe.**
62-4319Republic F-105D Thunderchief
23/06/1965357 TFS, 355 TFW, USAF. Damaged by AA fire during attack on bridge near Cha Noi, 40 miles N of DMZ. Pilot ejected safely 20 miles from target.**
137523Douglas A-1H Skyraider
24/06/1965VA-25 USN, USS Midway. W/O in emergency landing over Vietnam due to technical problems. Pilot safe.**
149574Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
25/06/1965VA-153, USN, USS Coral Sea. Shot down by AA fire during attack on bridge over the Song Cho River, 10 miles NW of Thang Hoa. Not recovered. Pilot killed.**
55-3895?Martin B-57B
29/06/19658 TBS, 405 FW, USAF. W/O when [ort engine exploded while on approach to Da Namg, after damaged by AA fire. Both crew killed.**
56-0937F-104C
29/06/1965476 TFS, 479 TFW, USAF - attached to 6252 TFW. Shot down by AA near Tri Dao, 15 miles NW of Kontum. Piot ejected and rescued.**
52-1589Martin B-57B
30/06/19658 TBS, 405 FW, USAF, attached to 2 AD. DBR during aborted take off from Da Nang. Both crew safe.**
150657Vought F-8E Crusader
30/06/1965VF-194 USA, USS Bon Homme Richard. Engine damaged and exploded in unknown circumstances and crashed near Ap Bac. Pilot ejected safely.**
55-4649Cessna O-1F
30/06/196519 TASS, 34 TG, USAF. Shot down by ground fire near Cheo Deo, South Vietnam. Both crew killed.**
139708Douglas A-1H Skyraider
30/06/1965VA-152 USN, USS Oriskany. W/O when crashed on take off from USS Oriskany off Vietnam. Pilot safe.**
55-0039Lockheed C-130A Hercules182-306601/07/1965817 TCS, 6315 DG, USAF. W/O in explosion at Da Nang due to enemy action.**
62-4398Republic F-105D Thunderchief
03/07/1965563 TFS, 23 TFW, USAF attached to 6441 TFW. Crashed in Vietnam due to fuel exhaustion. Pilot ejected safely.**
TG577Handley Page Hastings C1A
06/07/196536 Sq., RAF - entered steep climb, stalled crashed at Little Baldon, Oxfordshire shortly after take off from RAF Abingdon. Cause given as fatigue failure of two bolts in hinge which attached the starboard elevator to the tailplane. 6 crew and 35 parachutists killed and aircraft destroyed.
62-4232Republic F-105D Thunderchief
06/07/196512 TFS, 18 TFW, USAF attached to 6234 TFW. Shot down by ground fire during attack on bridge E of Ho Tinh near Vinh. Pilot ejected safely but killed.**
57-2944Cessna O-1F
07/07/196519 TASS, 34 TG, USAF. Crashed on take off from Bien Hoa. 1 of 2 crew killed.**
151584Grumman A-6A Intruder
14/07/1965VA-75 USN, USS Independence. Crashed 10 miles N of San Neua after ordnance prematurely exploded. Both crew safe.**
149576Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
15/07/1965VA-153 USN, USS Coral Sea. Damaged by AA fire near Mu Ron Ma. Pilot ejected 20 miles off coast and rescued.**
151577Grumman A-6A Intruder
18/07/1965VA-75 USN, USS Independence. Crashed during attack on Ham Rong port after ordnance prematurely exploded. Crew ejected safely but captured.**
151089Douglas A-4B Skyhawk
18/07/1965VA-163, USN, USS Oriskany. Ditched in sea near USS Oriskany, 180 miles SE of Saigon after suffering engine failure. Pilot safe.**
56-3170North American F-100D Super Sabre
20/07/1965429TFS, 464 TFW, attached to 6251 TFW, USAF. Crashed after striking tree during close support mission, Vietnam. Pilot ejected safely.**
151619North American RA-5C Vigilante
20/07/1965RVAH-1, USN, USS Independence. Overshot on landing on carrier after arrester cable snapped. Both crew killed.**
139636Douglas A-1H Skyraider
21/07/1965VA-152 USN, USS Oriskany. Suffered engine failure and abandoned by pilot over Vietnam. Pilot safe.**
56-3334North American F-100D Super Sabre
21/07/1965481TFS, 27 TFW USA - attached to 6250 CSG. Shot down during close air support mission, Vietnam. Pilot rescued.**
52-13244Douglas A-1E Skyraider
22/07/19656251 TFW, USAF. Shot down during attack in Binh Dinh province, South Vietnam. Pilot killed.**
56-0908Lockheed F-104C Starfighter
22/07/1965436 TFS, 479 TFW, USAF. Shot down in close air support mission in Quang Tin province S of Da Nang. Pilot killed.**
56-4218Cessna O-1F
22/07/19656253 CSG, USAF. Crashed in Kontum province, Vietnam after being hit by ground fire. Both crew killed.**
151585Grumman A-6A Intruder
24/07/1965VA-75 USN, USS Independence. Damaged and crashed in the Steel Tiger area of Southern Laos after ordnance prematurely exploded during attack. Both crew ejected safely.**
62-4373Republic F-105D Thunderchief
24/07/196580 TFS, 6441 TFW, USAF. Hit by AA during protective cover sortie in Laos. Pilot ejected and rescued inside Laotian border.**
63-7599McDonnell F-4C Phantom
24/07/196547 TFS, 15 TFW, USAF. Shot down by SAM-2 40 miles W of Hanoi. Both crew ejected. One killed, one PoW.**
62-4257Republic F-105D Thunderchief
27/07/1965563 TFS, 23 TFW, USAF. Shot down by AA fire 10 miles from Hoa Lai airfield. Pilot ejected safely but drowned after landing in river.**
61-0177Republic F-105D Thunderchief
27/07/1965563 TFS, 23 TFW attached to 6235 TFW, USAF.**
149962Douglas A4D-5 Skyhawk
28/07/1965VA-23 USN, USS Midway. W/O after premature detonation of ordnance while attacking AA site 50 miles S of Vinh. Pilot ejected and rescued.**
150646McDonnell F-4B Phantom
28/07/1965VF-21 USN, USS Midway. Crashed after complete loss of power during air patrol over Vietnam. Both crew ejected and rescued.**
52-132670Douglas A-1E Skyraider
29/07/19656251 TFW, USAF. Crashed during close air support mission over Vietnam. Pilot killed.**
150337Vought F-8E Crusader
29/07/1965VF-191 USN, USS Bon Homme Richard. Crashed (possibly hit by ground fire) near Tra Vinh in Mekong Delta. Pilot killed.**
56-0067McDonnell RF-101C Voodoo
29/07/196545 TRS, 39 AD, USAF. Show down by ground fire W of Hanoi. Pilot killed.**
55-2837North American F-100D Super Sabre
31/07/1965481 TFS, 23 TFW attached to 6250 CSG, USAF. Crashed during attack N of Saigon. Pilot killed.**
125806Douglas EF-10B Skynight
31/07/1965VMCJ-1, MAG-11 USMC. Flew into sea during a night ECM mission of Da Nang. Both crew killed.**
62-4249Republic F-105D Thunderchief
02/08/196512 TFS, 18 TFW, attached to 6234 TFW, USAF. Show down by AA fire near Thanh Hoa Bridge. Pilot ejected safely but captured.**
132625Douglas A1-G Skyraider
02/08/19651131 SAS Group, USAF. Disappeared in unknown circumstances shorty after take off from Da Nang. Pilot killed.**
52-132607Douglas A-1E Skyraider
03/08/19656251 TFW, USAF. Crashed in South Vietnam during close air support sortie, due to pilot error. Pilot killed.**
61-0098Republic F-105D Thunderchief
03/08/1965355 TFW attached to 6234 TFW, USAF. Damaged by AA 20 miles N of Vinh. Pilot ejected 5 miles S of Vinh but killed.**
55-4243Martin RB-57E
05/08/1965Det 1, 6250 CSG, USAF. Damaged by AA fire during night IR mission. Pilot ejected on approach to Tan Son Nhut and survived.**
57-2801Cessna O-1F
05/08/196519 TASS, 6250 TASG, USAF. DBR in forced landing after suffering engine failure on take off from Bien Hoa. Pilot safe.**
53-3919Martin B-57B
06/08/19658/13 THS, 405FW, USAF. Damaged by ground fire near Nha Trang. Crew ejected over sea and rescued. Unmanned aircraft crashed in Mha Trang - 14 killed.**
135329Douglas A-1H Skyraider
07/08/1965VA-25, USN, USS Midway. Shot down while attacking barracks at Dong Hoi. Pilot killed.**
56-3185North American F-100D Super Sabre
09/08/1965429 TFS, 474 TFW, USAF. Lost in close support mission 5 miles S of Thank Doc. Pilot killed.**
142012Douglas A-1J Skyraider
10/08/1965VA-152, USN, USS Oriskany. Failed to return from RESCAP mission over Gulf of Tonkin, cause unknown. Pilot killed.**
61-0194Republic F-105D Thunderchief
10/08/196518 TFW attached to 6234 TFW, USAF. Damaged by Aa fire near Vinh Tuy, 90 miles NW of Hanoi. Pilot ejected and rescued after crossing Laos border.**
61-0172Republic F-105D Thunderchief
11/08/1965563 TFS, 23 TFW attached to 6235 TFW, USAF. Damaged by ground fire near Cam Ngoc on the Song Ca River. Pilot ejected off coast N of Vinh and rescued.**
56-2494Cessna O-1E
11/08/196519 TASS, 6250 TASG, USAF. Crashed on take off in bad weather at Bien Hoa. Both crew safe.**
150067Douglas A4D-5 Skyhawk
12/08/1965VA-155, USN, USS Coral Sea. Damaged by ground fire 20 miles W of Thanh Hoa. Pilot ejected near to carrier and rescued.**
149711Vought F-8D Crusader
12/08/1965VF-111, USN, USS Midway. Shot down by AA 20 miles N of Thanh Hoa. Pilot killed.**
148564Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
13/08/1965VA-22, USN, USS Midway. Damaged by ground fire N of Vinh. Pilot ejected 5 miles off coast near Sam Son and rescued.**
148475Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
13/08/1965VA-153, USN, USS Coral Sea, Shot down 30 miles N of Thanh Hoa while searching for SAM site. Pilot killed.**
146849Vought RF-8A Crusader
13/08/1965Det. D, VFP-63, USN, USS Coral Sea. Damaged by ground fire 55 miles NE of Tah Hoa. Pilot ejected over sea and rescued.**
56-0186McDonnell RF-101C Voodoo
13/08/196520 TRS, 563 TRW, USAF. Shot down near Yan Yen, 50 miles W of Hanoi. Pilot ejected but killed while evading capture.**
139772Douglas A-1H Skyraider
13/08/1965VA-165, USN, USS Coral Sea. Damaged by ground fire 10 miles S of Vinh. Pilot ejected off coast and rescued.**
57-6274Cessna O-1F
13/08/19656253 CSG, USAF. Destroyed when ordnance fell from aircraft on take off from Nha Trang. Both crew killed.**
62-4235Republic F-105D Thunderchief
22/08/196536 TFS, 6441 TFW, USAF. Shot down 25 miles W of Thanh Hoa. Pilot ejected and rescued.
146884Vought RF-8A Crusader
22/08/1965VMCJ-1, MAG-11, USMC. Abandoned off coast after undercarriage malfunction on take off from Da Nang. Pilot rescued.**
149490Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
24/08/1965VA-22, USN, USS Midway. Damaged when struck ridge during attack near Phong Bai. Pilot ejected - PoW.**
152215McDonnell F-4B Phantom
24/08/1965VF-21, USN, USS Midway. Shot down by SAM near Thanh Hoa. Both crew ejected, PoW.**
151185Douglas A4D-5 Skyhawk
11/09/1965VA-23, USN, USS Midway. Shot down by SA-2, 30 miles N of Thanh Hoa. Pilot killed.**
TC-48Douglas C-54
03/11/1965Argentine Air Force - crashed off Northern Panama**
VH-FDRde Havilland DHA-3 Drover 3500606/01/1966Royal Flying Doctor Service. W/O when overshot after take off abandoned at Thargomindah, Queensland, Australia during windstorm. All 3 on board safe,
149808Lockheed KC-130F Hercules282-370910/02/1966VMGR-152, USMC. Shot down over Gulf of Tonkin, 40 miles E of Dong Hoi, Vietnam. 6 killed.
56-3816North American F-100F Super Sabre
15/06/196648 TFW, 492 TFS USAF. Crashed in North Sea off Skegness, Lincolnshire, UK. 1 of 2 crew killed.
G-ASEKPiper PA-28-180 Cherokee28-108217/09/1966Private. Crashed at Esk Hause near Scafell Pike, Lake District, UK while on flight from Milfield, Northumberland. Pilot and passenger killed. 25/10/1966 cancelled as destroyed.**
VP-PADde Havilland DHA-3 Drover 2500221/10/1966Air Melanesia. W/O when crashed in gorge at Mount Tukosmera, Tnna, New Hebrides, Vanuatu. All 7 on board killed.
PH-TOOCessna U206GU2060625831/10/1966Blown over in gale at Ameland, Holland between 31/10 and 01/11/1966.
63-9774General Dynamics F-111AA1-0919/01/1967USAF. Pilot selected incorrect wing sweep on landing at Edwards AFB, Kern County, California, USA and aircraft crashed. Both crew survived crash but pilot killed when pool of fuel in which he was standing ignited.**
XH708Gloster Javelin F(AW)9R
30/05/196764 Sq, RAF. Struck Gloster Javelin XH896 during display and crashed at Johore Bahru, 10 miles NW of Tenagh, Singapore. Both crew killed.**
63-9780General Dynamics F-111AA1-1819/10/1967General Dynamics Inc. Suffered complete hydraulic failure during test flight after speed brake slammed shut during load tests. Crew ejected safely and aircraft crashed at Jacksboro, Texas, USA.**
65-5701General Dynamics F-111AA1-1902/01/1968AF FTC, USAF. Suffered fire in weapons bay. Crew ejected safely and aircraft crashed 25 miles SE of Edwards AFB, Kern County, California, USA.
GN111Folland Gnat F1
10/02/1968FL.46, Finnish Air Force. Suffered trim failure and crashed near Konnenesi, Finland. Pilot ejected safely.
149813Lockheed KC-130F Hercules282-371910/02/1968Shot down and crash landed at Khe Sanh, South Vietnam.
VH-UTWBell 204B
22/03/1968Helicopter Utilities P/L - 12:15 hrs. Control lost due to tail rotor failure caused by fatigue on landing at Barracouta Platform, Victoria, Australia and substantially damaged in hard landing. All 6 on board safe.**
66-0022General Dynamics F-111AA1-4028/03/1968428 TFS, 474 TFW, USAF. Crashed in Phu Phan Mountain Range, Northeast Thailand after apparently suffering wing and tail structural defects. Both crew killed.**
66-0017General Dynamics F-111AA1-3530/03/1968428 TFS, 474 TFW, USAF. Crew ejected safely when control lost and aircraft crashed near Nakhon Phanom, Thailand.**
66-0024General Dynamics F-111AA1-4222/04/1968428 TFS, 424 TFW, USAF. Thought to have suffered control failure during bombing mission on Quang Bien, Laos. Both crew killed.**
66-0032General Dynamics F-111AA1-20108/05/196860 miles NNE of Nellis AFB, Nevada
63-9769General Dynamics F-111AA1-0418/05/1968USAF. Stalled and crashed at Holloman AFB, New Mexico, USA during a low speed fly by during airshow. Crew safe.
XR999Folland Gnat T1
08/06/19684 FTS, RAF [56]. Suffered control jam and abandoned over sea off North Wales, UK. Both crew ejected safely. F/Lt A Holyoake and P/O D Moss.
XH646Handley Page Victor KI
19/08/1968Tanker training Flt attached to 214 Sq, RAF. Collided with English Electric Canberra in poor weather over Holt, Norfolk, UK. All 4 crew killed. (Sq/Ldr Michael Doyle (Nav), F/Lt William Galliene (Pilot), F/Off Roger Morton (co-pilot) and F/Lt Kenneth Peacock (Nav).
151971General Dynamics F-111BA2-0211/09/1968Hughes Aircraft Corp Inc. Crashed off Californian coast, 20 miles NW of San Miguel Islands, USA while on test flight. Both crew killed.**
66-0040General Dynamics F-111AA1-20123/09/1968442 TFTS, USAF. Suffered tail actuator failure and crashed 60 miles NNE of Nellis AFB, Nevada, USA. Both crew safe.
XP510Folland Gnat T1
14/11/19684 FTS, RAF. [10]. Entered oscillatory spin induced by slipstream and abandoned over Irish Sea, near Nevin, North Wales, UK. F/O John Loftus ejected safely.
VP-PAGde Havilland DHA-3 Drover 3B500430/11/1968Air Melanesia. W/O when ran off runway on landing at Longana, New Hebrides, Vanuatu after suffering brake failure. All 9 on board safe.
VH-RMQVickers Viscount 720C4531/12/1968MacRobertson Miller Airlines - 11:35 hrs. Crashed near Port Hedland, Western Australia while on a flight from Perth to Port Hedland. Aircraft destroyed by fire. All 4 crew and 22 passengers killed. ATSB Ref. 196800001.**
VH-SCLPiper PA-2525-43804/01/1969Private - 06:30 hrs. Collided with power lines and crashed 5 miles SE of St George, Queensland, Australia. Pilot safe. Aircraft substantially damaged. Pilot safe.**
YA-FARBoeing 727-113C1969005/01/1969Ariana Afghan - 01:35hrs. Crew distracted by autopilot trim problem, descended below glide path on approach to Gatwick, UK and crashed. All 5 of 7 crew and 43 of 55 passengers killed.
LN-MOODouglas DC-8-624582213/01/1969SAS - 19:21hrs. Descended into Santa Monica Bay 6 miles short of runway while crew distracted by apparent unsafe landing gear indication. Aircraft broke up on impact. 3 of 9 crew and 12 of 36 passengers killed.
XL452Fairey Sea Gannet AEW3
15/01/1969849 SQ., FAA. Ditched in sea off Pembrokeshire Coast after take off from Brawdy, UK.
VH-GNWES-57 Kingfisher glider
16/01/1969Private - 14:00 hrs. W/O when impacted terrain at Big Talbingo Mountain, New South Wales, Australia during failed launch. Pilot safe. ATSB Ref:- 196901125.**
XL585Hawker Hunter T8c
30/01/1969764 Sq., FAA. Crashed into sea off Portsoy, Grampian, UK.
VH-UPKCessna P206A
08/02/1969Private - 15:10 hrs. Crashed 15 nm E of Kyancutta, Southern Australia after pilot apparently lost control in poor weather conditions. Pilot and 2 passengers killed.**
VH-PILPiper PA-28-180
09/02/1969Private. Pilot lost control of aircraft and crashed near Hughenden, Queensland, Australia. Pilot and passenger seriously injured. Aircraft destroyed. ATSB Ref. 196900003**
66-0042General Dynamics F-111AA1-6012/02/1969442 CCTS/TFTS, USAF. Crashed into Mount Pequop, West of Wendover, Nevada, USA when terrain following radar did not detect deep snow. Both crew killed.**
VH-EDECessna 172D
12/02/1969Private. Pilot attempted a go around after landing at Zeehan, Tasmania but aircraft failed to become airborne and struck embankment. Pilot and passenger sustained minor injuries. Aircraft destroyed. ATSB Ref. AS 693/1010.
WL350Gloster Meteor T7
13/02/1969Airwork FRU. Crashed on Bullbarrow Hill, near Blandford Forum, Dorset, UK.
XV346Hawker Siddeley Buccaneer S2
13/02/1969736 Sq., FAA. Crashed in Moray Firth of Tarbat Ness during weapons training.
VH-TNDPiper PA-25-235
19/02/1969Nicholson's Air Services Pty Ltd - 19:10 hrs. Wheels contacted crop while spraying and impacted terrain at Wee Waa, New South Wales, Australia. Pilot safe. ATSB Ref - 196901130**
VH-MVCVicta 100
23/02/1969Private - 09:30 hrs. Engine failed to respond during undershoot at Narrogin West, Western Australia, bounced and struck trees. Pilot safe.**
XE660Hawker Hunter GA11
03/03/1969738 Sq., FAA. Crashed in valley between Rhayader and Llangurig, UK while on tactical recce sortie.
XN960Hawker Siddeley Buccaneer S2
03/03/1969736 Sq., FAA. Collided with Buccaneer XV159 and crashed into sea near Wick, UK.
XV159Hawker Siddeley Buccaneer S2
03/03/1969736 Sq., FAA. Collided with Buccaneer XN960 and crashed into sea near Wick, UK.
66-0043General Dynamics F-111AA1-6104/03/1969Cr428 TFS, 474 TFW, USAF. Crashed 60 miles north of Nellis AFB, Nevada, USA. Both crew safe - NFI.
VH-IAMCessna 180
04/03/1969Private - 18:05 hrs. Tipped over during rough landing SE of Ross, Tasmania. Pilot safe.**
G-AVYWBrooklands Mosquito Mk. II Gyroplane0409/03/1969Private - 14:24hrs. W/O whe crashed at Tees-Side Airport, Middleton St George, Co Durham, UK after rotor struck tail unit and disintergrated. Pilot killed. AAIB Ref:- EW/C309.**
XR573Folland Gnat T1
26/03/1969Red Arrow CFS, RAF. Hit trees while trying to rejoin formation and crashed. F/Lt Jerry Bowler killed.
VH-EFMCessna 182L
29/03/1969Private - 14:45 hrs. Substantially damaged in forced landing 23 miles SW Marlborough, Queensland, Australia after loss of power. (Rubber seal became dislodged and drawn into throat of carburettor). Pilot safe. ATSB Ref - 196900006**
WW661Hawker Hunter T6
31/03/1969Stn Flt. Crashed near Yeovilton - NFI.
VH-RYGCessna 210-5
31/03/1969Griffith Air Charter Services Pty Ltd - 07:08 hrs. W/O when struck trees and crashed in poor visibility in the Weddin Mountain Range, 10 miles SW of Grenfell New South Wales, Australia. Pilot and 3 passengers seriously injured. ATSB Ref - 196901135**
G-AETGAeronca C100AB11007/04/1969Private - 10:20 hrs. Suffered engine failure on take off from Booker Airfield, High Wycombe, UK and crashed near Lane End Road. Passenger killed, pilot injured. AAIB Ref. EW/C/311.
20/02/1972 cancelled as destroyed.
**
VH-GPOES60 MK.II Boomerang Glider
18/04/1969Port wing separated from fuselage in steep dive and aircraft crashed at 2 miles south east of Waikerie Aerodrome, South Australia - I also have a note of this aircraft in accident on 16/07/2005 but cannot verify**
XT774Westland Wessex HU5
15/05/1969845 Sq., FAA. Lost power and fell onto deck of HMS Bulwark. Later Scrapped.
149814Lockheed KC-130F Hercules282-372318/05/1969VMGR-152, USMC. Collided with McDonnell F-4B Phantom over Phu Bai, Vietnam and crashed. 6 killed.
56-3319North American F-100D Super Sabre
18/05/196948 TFW, 492 TFS USAF. Crashed 32 miles SSE of Wheelus Ab, Libya. Pilot ejected safely.
67-0043General Dynamics F-111AA1-8822/05/1969428 TFS, 474 TFW, USAF. Crashed 50 miles NE of Tuba City, Arizona, USA. Both crew safe - NFI.
XD214Supermarine Scimitar F1
28/05/1969Airwork FRU. Nosewheel collapsed on landing at Yeovilton. Scrapped.
VH-AEMBeech D95A TravelairTD-68231/05/1969Overshot on landing at Wanna Station, Mount Augusta, Western Australia, and struck a tree.**
XS584Hawker Siddeley Sea Vixen FAW2
05/06/1969893 Sq., FAA. Lost height and flew into sea off Harland Point, Devon, UK while on night low level AI sortie.
VH-AGLPiper PA-25-235 Pawnee
07/06/1969Struck power lines while spraying near Ballarto, Victoria Australia.**
XR592Folland Gnat T1
13/06/19694 FTS, RAF. Control lost and abandoned near Glasfryn, near Conway, North Wales, UK. P/O I. Currie safe.
VH-AEHCessna 182G
31/07/1969Struck power lines at Merredin, Western Australia, and crashed.**
G-AVIVJodel DR250/1609222/08/1969Private. Crashed into Carnedd Dafydd, near Bethesda, North Wales, UK while on flight from Birmingham to Dublin. Pilot and passenger killed. AAIB Ref. EW/C 324/01
22/08/1969 cancelled as destroyed.
**
G-AWBOCampbell Bensen B81915/09/1969Private - 18:30 hrs. W/O when crashed 1/2 mile E of Mount Karrin, Isle of Man, UK after control lost. Pilot killed. AAIB Ref:- EW/C325. 04/11/1969 reg cancelled as destroyed.**
XV164Hawker Siddeley Buccaneer S2
16/09/1969801 Sq., FAA. Crashed at exploded near Melvick, Sutherland, UK.
G-AVYNPiper PA-28-180 Cherokee28-466223/09/1969Private. Crashed at Ashford Gill Head, Gouthwaite Moor, near Pateley Bridge, Yorkshire, UK while on training flight in deteriorating weather. Pilot killed. AAIB Ref. EW/C/327
08/01/1970 cancelled as destroyed.
**
VH-AVJPiper PA-23-250 Aztec
06/10/1969Crashed while carrying out aerobatics at Wonggrabry Station, 8 miles east of Ogmore, Queensland, Australia**
VH-BBNCessna 180
22/10/1969Pay & Williamson Pty Ltd. Crashed while superphosphate spreading 10 miles NW of Scone, New South Wales, Australia. Pilot killed. ATSB Ref. 196901172.**
XP224Fairey Gannet AEW3
23/10/1969849A Flt., FAA. Lost power landing on HMS Hermes off Lossiemouth, UK, hit XL474 and fell overboard.
VH-ACZVicta 100
16/12/1969Crashed 10 miles south of Kingston, South Australia**
XR992Folland Gnat T1
16/12/1969Red Arrow CFS, RAF. Abandoned at Cirencester, Gloucestershire, UK after receiving erroneous call that engine was on fire (see AR995). F/Lt Dickie Duckett safe.
XR995Folland Gnat T1
16/12/1969Red Arrows CFS, RAF. Suffered engine fire and abandoned near Kemble, Gloucestershire, UK. F/Lt Jack Rust safe.
67-0049General Dynamics F-111AA1-9422/12/1969428 TFS, 474 TFW, USAF. Wing detached in flight and aircraft crashed on Nellis AFB ranges, Nevada, USA. Both crew killed.
44-35692Douglas A-26C-45-DT Invader2897103/02/1063Det. 2A, 1ACG, USAF. Show down by small arms fire during a strafing run on Viet Cong forces in the Mekong Delta. All 3 crew killed.**
XJ559Hawker Siddeley Sea Vixen FAW2
09/01/1969766 Sq., FAA. Crashed in marsh at Catsgrove, near Itchester, Somerset, UK, while on approach to Yeovilton.

 

   
   
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