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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 225112
Last updated: 15 May 2019
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Date:07-MAY-2019
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic VF35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightning II
Owner/operator:United States Marine Corps
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni (IWK/RJOI) -   Japan
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni (IWK/RJOI), Japan
Destination airport:
Narrative:
An F-35B of USMC suffered a bird strike on take off at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni. The take off was aborted immediately. There were no personal injuries. The accident was rated as class A (most serious). This occurrence was revealed on 15th May.

Sources:

https://this.kiji.is/501340635409974369


Revision history:

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15-May-2019 12:31 isamuel Added

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