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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 143970
Last updated: 13 December 2018
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Date:24-FEB-2012
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F/A-18F Super Hornet
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 166637
C/n / msn: F130
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:30miles NE of Fallon -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:KNFL
Destination airport:KNFL
Narrative:
Two pilots of a McDonnell Douglas F/A-18F Super Hornet ejected from their jet aircraft after they reported some problems. Both pilot landed safely with minor injuries in an unpopulated, dry lakebed. The aircraft crashed and was destroyed.

Sources:

https://www.nevadaappeal.com/120229927/
http://www.scramble.nl/


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Feb-2012 00:42 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added
22-Apr-2017 13:29 El_serj Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]

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