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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121097
Last updated: 10 October 2015
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Type:several aircraft & helicopters
Owner/operator:Japan Air Self-Defence Force (JASDF)
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Unknown
Location:Matsushima airbase, Miyagi Prefecture -   Japan
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:Matsushima airbase, RJST
Destination airport:Matsushima airbase, RJST
Multiple JASDF aircraft destroyed or damaged by tsunami caused by an 8.9 scale earthquake.
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.

4. video

Revision history:

13-Mar-2011 09:17 bizjets101 Added
13-Mar-2011 09:37 bizjets101 Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport]
13-Mar-2011 10:13 bizjets101 Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
14-Mar-2011 14:47 Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
26-Mar-2011 08:35 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Embed code]
01-Mar-2012 11:50 isamuel Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
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