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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121575
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Date:06-APR-2011
Time:12:08 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet
Owner/operator:United States Navy (VFA-122)
Registration: 165877
C/n / msn: ..../F037
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near NAS Lemoore - KNLC, California -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Training
Departure airport:NAS Lemoore - KNLC
Destination airport:NAS Lemoore - KNLC
Narrative:
Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet 165877/NJ-122 crashed Wednesday in a field just outside Naval Air Station Lemoore (KNLC), CA, killing two aboard, Navy officials said.

Crew later named as Lt. Matthew Ira Lowe,33, from Plantation, Florida, and Lt. Nathan Hollingsworth Williams, 28, from Oswego, New York.

Sources:

http://news.blogs.cnn.com/2011/04/06/u-s-fighter-jet-crashes-in-california/?hpt=T2
https://www.navytimes.com/news/2011/04/navy-lemoore-2-killed-in-hornet-crash-040611w/
http://edition.cnn.com/2011/US/04/07/california.military.crash/index.html
http://web.archive.org/web/20170504131237/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/project/year_pages/2011.htm#0426
http://www.airliners.net/photos/airliners/3/6/7/1387763.jpg (photo)


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Apr-2011 17:49 bizjets101 Added
06-Apr-2011 18:01 Black Typhoon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]
06-Apr-2011 22:32 Black Typhoon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport]
10-Apr-2011 02:10 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
11-Apr-2011 07:34 MarkStep Updated [Source]
15-Apr-2011 07:00 Anon. Updated [Source]
20-Apr-2011 15:43 Anon. Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Narrative]
20-Apr-2011 17:30 RobertMB Updated [Date, Aircraft type]
28-Apr-2011 03:34 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Jul-2011 01:46 Dr.John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]

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