Incident Boeing EA-18G Growler ,
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Date:Monday 14 May 2018
Type:Silhouette image of generic F18S model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing EA-18G Growler
Owner/operator:United States Navy
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Hyakuri Air Base (IBR/RJAH) -   Japan
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Andersen Air Force Base (UAM/PGUA) ?, Guam, USA
Destination airport:Misawa Air Base (MSJ/RJSM), Japan
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Two EA-18G Growlers made diversion to Hyakuri Air Base. One of three Growlers in a formation suffered a fuel emergency en route from Guam (probably Anderson) to Misawa. The second EA-18G accompanied the troubled one and also landed at Hyakuri, and the third one continued to Misawa. There were no reported injuries.


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14-May-2018 16:55 isamuel Added

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