NARTU NAS New York A-4B BuNo 144962 & 144955 crash-1

Variant: 
A-4B
Custodian: 
NARTU NAS New York
BuNo: 
144962
Modex: 
7R
Location: 
MCAS El Toro, CA
Date: 
January 22, 1967
Contact: 
John Gabbard
Description: 
<p>Marine Capt. Frank Gambelli &amp; Marine Capt. James H. Powell ejected following a mid-air collision with 144962 while on final to MCAS El Toro, CA in a rain storm.&nbsp; Powell died from injuries and 4 people at the impact sight died as well.</p>
Photo Credit: 
Gary Verver