Accession Number : AD0695880

Title :   AERONAUTICAL KNOWLEDGE (SELECTED ARTICLES),

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Tsung Hsing, ; Shu Min, ; Wang Yung-Chiang, ; Yang Ta-Chun, ; Flammarion,C.

Report Date : 03 MAR 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : On 09 April 1965, eight F4H carrier based interceptors intruded into Chinese air space over Hainan Island. They were armed with Sparrow air to air guided missiles. One of the planes accidentally shot itself down with its own missile. The wreckage of the plane and missile were recovered in Tung-fang Hsien Hainan Island. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*JET FIGHTERS, ACCIDENTS), AIR TO AIR MISSILES, CHINA, PROPAGANDA

Subject Categories : Attack and Fighter Aircraft

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE