Incident Bell Boeing MV-22B Osprey , Wednesday 25 April 2018
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Date:Wednesday 25 April 2018
Type:Silhouette image of generic V22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bell Boeing MV-22B Osprey
Owner/operator:United States Marine Corps (USMC)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Amami Airport (ASJ/RJKA) -   Japan
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Futenma MCAS (ROTM)
Destination airport:Iwakuni MCAS (IWK/RJOI)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Two Ospleys of USMC made a diversion to Amami Airport. MV-22B's transported troops from Futenma to Iwakuni when one of two Ospleys needed a precaution landing. The plane landed at Amami at 16:30 LT, and the accompany one also landed 30 minutes later. After some inspections, the troubled MV-22B departed back to Futenma at 17:50 LT, and the other Ospley continuted to Iwakuni.



Revision history:

03-May-2018 19:22 isamuel Added
12-Sep-2022 10:17 Nepa Updated [Time, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]

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