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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 164370
Last updated: 9 December 2020
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Date:01-MAR-2014
Time:15:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F/A-18C Hornet
Owner/operator:VMFA-323 USMC
Registration: 164708
C/n / msn: 1150/C313
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Navy training range east of Fallon Naval Air Station (KNFL), Fallon, N -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:KNFL
Destination airport:KNFL
Narrative:
A United States Marine Corps (USMC) McDonnell Douglas (now Boeing) F/A-18C Hornet is reported down at a Navy training range about 60 to 70 miles east of Fallon Naval Air Station (KNFL), Fallon, Nevada.
The fighter was located the following day having been destroyed by impact with mountainous terrain and the sole pilot onboard received fatal injuries.

Sources:

http://www.ktvn.com/story/24861649/navy-plane-crashes-on-navy-training-complex
https://www.nevadaappeal.com/news/local/update-navy-says-pilot-killed-in-crash/
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Mar-2014 02:44 Geno Added
03-Mar-2014 06:47 Geno Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
03-Mar-2014 16:04 plcedi Updated [Operator]
26-Jun-2016 19:55 rvargast17 Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Source]
07-Feb-2020 10:34 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Operator]

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