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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163290
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:15-JAN-2014
Time:14:30 LT
Type:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18E Super Hornet
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 166603/AG-103
MSN: E099
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:72 km off the coast of Virginia Beach -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Oceana Naval Air Station
Destination airport:Oceana Naval Air Station
Narrative:
The plane crashed 72 km off the coast of Virginia Beach, obviously due to a technical malfunction.
The pilot ejected safely, but was severely injured.

Sources:

https://uk.news.yahoo.com/us-fighter-plane-crashes-off-virginia-coast-033015071.html
http://web.archive.org/web/20160413132636/http://www.navy.mil/submit/display.asp?story_id=78635
http://lostarmour.info/aflosses/
http://www.scramble.nl/?option=com_sb&view=default&day=15&month=01&year=2014&sbm=Search&serial=&type=&unit=&status=&Itemid=66


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Jan-2014 07:01 gerard57 Added
16-Jan-2014 13:21 Anon. Updated [Source]
16-Jan-2014 14:08 Rumbachtaler Updated [Aircraft type]
18-Jan-2014 07:20 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Aircraft type]
29-Mar-2014 23:29 Nepa Updated [Operator]
25-Jan-2016 09:45 el_serj Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]

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