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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 159282
Last updated: 12 October 2019
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Date:26-AUG-2013
Time:15:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic V22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell-Boeing MV-22B Osprey
Owner/operator:US Marine Corps (USMC), 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing
Registration: 168241
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Creech Air Force Base, near Indian Springs, NV -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Creech AFB
Destination airport:Creech AFB
Narrative:
The plane suffered a hard landing during a routine training mission.
No one was injured in the accident.
After the landing the plane caught fire and destroyed.

Sources:

https://lasvegassun.com/news/2013/aug/26/plane-suffers-hard-landing-near-creech-afb-no-one-/
https://www.reviewjournal.com/news/military/aircraft-lands-hard-near-creech-air-force-base-4-crew-members-unharmed/
http://www.reviewjournal.com/news/military/marines-osprey-caught-fire-after-hard-landing-nevada
https://www.stripes.com/news/marine-corps/marines-osprey-damaged-beyond-repair-in-nevada-crash-1.239322


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Aug-2013 08:28 gerard57 Added
27-Aug-2013 11:10 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type]
31-Aug-2013 10:50 gerard57 Updated [Source, Damage, Narrative]
18-Jan-2016 19:12 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Registration, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Jan-2016 19:14 Aerossurance Updated [Operator]

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