Accident McDonnell Douglas F/A-18A Hornet 162897,
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Date:Saturday 21 April 2007
Type:Silhouette image of generic F18H model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
McDonnell Douglas F/A-18A Hornet
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 162897
MSN: 453/A371
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Beaufort, SC. -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Little or no information is available
In the final minutes of their performance, Blue Angel #6 was attempting a high G pull to join the rest of the formation, and in doing so, lost control of the aircraft.


Wikipedia, Navy, Reuters

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08-Aug-2022 17:45 Grim_Prospects Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]

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