ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145410
Last updated: 24 April 2014
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Date:03-MAY-2012
Time:11:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F15 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F-15E Strike Eagle
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (366th FW)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Persian Gulf region -   United Arab Emirates
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A United States Air Force McDonnell Douglas F-15E Strike Eagle crashed during a routine training mission somewhere in the Persian Gulf region, United Arab Emirates.
The aircraft belonged to the 366th Fighter Wing "Gunfighters" and deployed from Mountain Home AFB, Idaho.

Both crewmembers ejected safely.

Sources:
http://www.columnpk.com/us-fighter-plane-f-15-e-crashes-in-uae/
http://www.foxnews.com/us/2012/05/03/crew-ejects-safely-after-us-f-15-crashes-in-mideast-on-training-mission/
http://www.kfvs12.com/story/18087800/us-f-15-crashes-in-mideast-crew-ejects-safely
Photo: http://susanin.udm.ru/upload/resize_cache/iblock/1de/469_1000_1/1deb9bcbf6333bb17dd9825cd4f38451.jpg


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-May-2012 17:50 RobertMB Added
03-May-2012 20:48 Black Typhoon Updated [Time, Source]
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