ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194958
Last updated: 25 April 2017
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Narrative:The plane crashed during a landing attempt on the USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) at sea between Indonesia and the Philippines. The pilot ejected and was recovered by a helicopter of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 4. The Navy said the pilot was being assessed by the medical team on board USS Carl Vinson but had suffered no apparent injuries.
Boeing F/A-18E Super Hornet
|Owner/operator:||US Navy (USN), VFA-137, Carrier Air Wing 2|
|C/n / msn:|| |
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Celebes Sea -
|Departure airport:||USS Carl Vinson|
|Destination airport:||USS Carl Vinson|
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