Accident Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet 166795, Thursday 18 June 2020
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Date:Thursday 18 June 2020
Type:Silhouette image of generic F18S model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet
Owner/operator:VFA-154 US Navy
Registration: 166795
MSN: F168
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Philippine Sea -   Pacific Ocean
Phase: En route
Departure airport:USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71)
Destination airport:USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A US Navy F/A-18F Super Hornet, operated by VFA-154, crashed into the Philippine Sea on a routine training mission. Both crew ejected safely and were recovered by a helicopter crew from Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 8.


Revision history:

18-Jun-2020 15:40 gerard57 Added
18-Jun-2020 15:45 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
18-Jun-2020 17:23 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
18-Jun-2020 17:24 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]
22-Jun-2020 17:01 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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