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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 209821
Last updated: 26 May 2018
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Date:24-APR-2018
Time:11:02 LT
Type:Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightning II
Owner/operator:United States Marine Corps
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Unknown
Location:Tsuiki Airbase (RJFZ) -   Japan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
An F-35B of Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni (IWK/RJOI), USMC made a diversion to Tsuiki Airbase for an emergency precaution landing. The Lightning II taxied to spot after landing.

Sources:

https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20180424-00000090-jij-soci
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20180424-00000065-asahi-soci
https://headlines.yahoo.co.jp/hl?a=20180424-00050087-yom-soci
https://www3.nhk.or.jp/news/html/20180424/k10011415651000.html?utm_int=news-social_contents_list-items_018
https://www.stripes.com/news/pacific/marine-corps-f-35b-stealth-fighter-makes-emergency-landing-at-japanese-air-base-1.523836


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Apr-2018 20:11 isamuel Added
24-Apr-2018 21:16 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
25-Apr-2018 16:40 isamuel Updated [Source]

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