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Narrative:Marine Nationale (French Navy) Dassault Rafale M of 12F crashed into sea off the Spanish coast, about 70nm southeast of Alicante, during during a a simulated dog fight with an F/A-18 Hornet of USS Eisenhower.
|Type:||Dassault Rafale M|
|Owner/operator:||Marine Nationale (French Navy)|
|C/n / msn:|| 24|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Into sea off the Spanish coast, about 70nm southeast of Alicante -
|Departure airport:||FS Charles de Gaulle|
|Destination airport:||FS Charles de Gaulle|
The pilot ejected safely and came down in sea where he was rescued by a U.S. helicopter and airlifted to the French-carrier FS Charles de Gaulle.
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