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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214615
Last updated: 12 August 2019
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Date:22-AUG-2018
Time:12:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic VF35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II
Owner/operator:US Air Force (USAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Eglin Air Force Base, FL -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Eglin AFB, FL
Destination airport:Eglin AFB, FL
Narrative:
The aircraft suffered an in-flight emergency and when parked immediately after a safe landing the nose gear collapsed. There were no injuries.

Sources:

https://www.airforcetimes.com/air/2018/08/22/f-35-landing-gear-collapses-after-in-flight-emergency/
https://theaviationgeekclub.com/f-35a-spotted-nose-down-on-runway-at-eglin-afb-after-in-flight-emergency/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Aug-2018 05:50 gerard57 Added
23-Aug-2018 05:53 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
23-Aug-2018 06:11 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
23-Aug-2018 06:12 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code]

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