Incident Lockheed Martin F-35C Lightning II , 04 Sep 2018
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215101
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Type:Lockheed Martin F-35C Lightning II
Owner/operator:125 Strike Fighter Sqn US Navy
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Atlantic Ocean off Virginia -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
F35C damaged during refuelling trials with F/A 18F. Parts of refueling drogue have been ingested into F35s engine, causing serious damage. Aircraft landed safely on board USS Abraham Lincoln


Revision history:

05-Sep-2018 07:25 Rumbachtaler Added
16-Feb-2019 09:41 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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