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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 210366
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Date:25-APR-2018
Time:16:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic V22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell Boeing MV-22B Osprey
Owner/operator:United States Marine Corps
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Amami Airport (ASJ/RJKA) -   Japan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Marine Corps Air Station Futenma (ROTM)
Destination airport:Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni (IWK/RJOI)
Narrative:
Two Ospleys of USMC made a diversion to Amami Airport. MV-22B's transported troops from Futenma to Iwakuni when one of two Ospleys needed a precaution landing. The plane landed at Amami at 16:30 LT, and the accompany one also landed 30 minutes later. After some inspections, the troubled MV-22B departed back to Futenma at 17:50 LT, and the other Ospley continuted to Iwakuni.

Sources:

[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20180425-00000107-mai-soci]
http://web.archive.org/web/20180429090140/http://www3.nhk.or.jp/news/html/20180425/k10011417461000.htmlutm_int=news-social_contents_list-items_007


Revision history:

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03-May-2018 19:22 isamuel Added

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