Argentina- Navy Douglas A-4 Skyhawk (all models) 0667
Operator: Argentina- Navy - 0667
Aircraft: Douglas - A-4 Skyhawk (all models)
Airport: Argentina - Off Airport - Argentina
Category: Main database
Photo taken on 2010-3-28 by Fabian Pesikonis [Contact]
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(7.5.2010, 11:36 CET)
Displayed near Mar de Plata: 3-A-308, with fictitious serial 3-A-314 After making the final run on HMS Ardent, A-4Q Skyhawk 3-A-314 piloted by Teniente de Fragata Márquez exploded in flight when hit by gunfire from Flight Lieutenant Leeming, Royal Navy in Sea Harrier FRS.1 (XA457) of 800 Squadron. Skyhawk 3-A-314 pilot Teniente de Fragata Márquez, Argentine Navy, died instantly. The aircraft was placed here as a memorial to him.