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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144845
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Date:06-APR-2012
Time:12:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F/A-18D Hornet
Owner/operator:US Navy - VFA-106
Registration: 163436
C/n / msn: 636/D002
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Birdneck Road, Virginia Beach, near NAS Oceana - NTU/KTNU, VA -   United States of America
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:NAS Oceana - NTU/KTNU
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A US Navy McDonnell Douglas F/A-18D Hornet of VFA-106 (coded AD-411) crashed into an apartment building near Birdneck Road, in suburbs of Virginia Beach, Virginia. The two crew members ejected and were taken to a nearby hospital.

Sources:

http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?pid=9440483&l=6c8406d85b&id=115682686145
http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2906597985382&set=o.115682686145&type=3&theater
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2126223/Virginia-beach-plane-crash-F-18-hits-apartment-building.html
https://edition.cnn.com/2012/04/06/us/virginia-plane-crash/
http://web.archive.org/web/20120424070301/http://www.chicagotribune.com:80/news/chi-0406-jet-crash-story,0,5180862.story


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Apr-2012 10:31 harro Added
06-Apr-2012 10:37 Anon. Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Apr-2012 10:40 harro Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
06-Apr-2012 10:59 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Apr-2012 11:01 harro Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Apr-2012 11:36 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Apr-2012 11:41 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
06-Apr-2012 11:48 RobertMB Updated [Time, Registration, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Embed code, Narrative]
07-Apr-2012 10:22 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
07-Apr-2012 10:23 harro Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
11-Apr-2012 13:58 Martijn Updated [Registration, Embed code]
12-Apr-2012 17:51 RobertMB Updated [Cn, Embed code, Narrative]
06-Aug-2012 13:36 Mr Hornet Updated [Registration, Cn, Embed code, Narrative]

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