ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121097
Last updated: 18 May 2013
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Narrative:Multiple JASDF aircraft destroyed or damaged by tsunami caused by an 8.9 scale earthquake.
|Type:||several aircraft & helicopters|
|Operator:||Japan Air Self-Defence Force (JASDF)|
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|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0|
|Airplane damage:|| Unknown|
|Location:||Matsushima airbase, Miyagi Prefecture -
|Departure airport:||Matsushima airbase, RJST|
|Destination airport:||Matsushima airbase, RJST|
Ministry of Defense quoted 28 aircraft involved, 18 Mitsubishi F-2 A/B's (similar to F-16), 5 Kawasaki T-4 jet trainers, 3 U-125's Hawker 800XP's, 3 UH-60J's helicopters.
Video below shows Hawker 800XP 02-3013 c/n 258370 after water has receded.
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