On 6/13/90 the F-4E #68-0512 piloted by Major Robert M. McGann with navigator Captain Thomas M. Steed was on a flight out of March AFB, California. The F-4E was number two in the flight support of an RF-4C transition sortie. The aircraft took off at 12:08pm and at approximately 12:35pm, the mishap aircraft crashed while practicing an attacking maneuver on the RF-4C which was in a low altitude defense reaction turn. Both crewman were killed in the accident. The crash site is near the town of Shoshone, California.