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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 225307
Last updated: 21 May 2019
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Date:20-MAY-2019
Time:18:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic HAR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas AV-8B Harrier II
Owner/operator:United States Marine Corps (USMC)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Havelock, Craven County, NC -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Cherry Point MCAS, NC (KNKT)
Destination airport:Cherry Point MCAS, NC (KNKT)
Narrative:
A USMC McDonnell Douglas AV-8B Harrier II of the 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing, crashed near Havelock, Craven County, North Carolina, apparently after a technical malfunction.
The pilot ejected safely.

Sources:

https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/28127/marine-av-8b-harrier-crashed-in-north-carolina-fourth-u-s-military-aircraft-loss-in-may
https://wcti12.com/news/local/officials-on-scene-of-plane-crash-in-craven-county


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-May-2019 05:33 gerard57 Added
21-May-2019 06:28 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
21-May-2019 07:19 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]

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