12/31/2007. The Skywarrior was produced as an A3D-2, redesignated A-3B in 1962 and converted to KA-3B in April 1969. Crashlanded at Elmendorf AFB in April 1988, missing the port engine and sustaining damage to the gear door and tail after a mid-air collision with another ERA-3B over Cook Inlet.
The seventh test and evaluation F/A-18A seen during hook-up testing,
it was struck off charge in 1987 and reportedly transferred to NASA.