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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 166753
Last updated: 7 October 2019
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Date:04-JUN-2014
Time:22:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic F18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas F/A-18E Super Hornet
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 166831/NA-201
C/n / msn: E150
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ocean off the Southern California coast -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:USS Carl Vinson
Destination airport:USS Carl Vinson
Narrative:
The plane crashed on a night training exercise, while the pilot was trying to land on the USS Carl Vinson. The pilot ejected safely.

Sources:

http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2014/jun/05/navy-jet-crashes-vinson-southern-california/
http://www.scramble.nl/


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Jun-2014 09:30 gerard57 Added
05-Jun-2014 10:58 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type]
22-Apr-2017 13:28 El_serj Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]

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