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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73486
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Date:15-MAR-2010
Time:22:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F18 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing F/A-18E Super Hornet
Owner/operator:United States Navy (VFA-137)
Registration: 165905
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Nevada desert -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:NAS Fallon
Destination airport:NAS Fallon
Narrative:
Two F/A-18E Super Hornets collided in mid-air Monday night, sending one crashing to the Nevada desert, Navy officials said.
One pilot ejected safely before his aircraft crashed near Naval Air Station Fallon and a second pilot landed the single-seat jet safely at Fallon, according to a press release from Naval Air Forces in San Diego.

Sources:

https://www.navytimes.com/news/2010/03/navy_hornet_crash_31610/


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Revision history:

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17-Mar-2010 07:27 FISHER01 Added

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