Incident Boeing F/A-18E Super Hornet , Friday 21 January 2022
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Date:Friday 21 January 2022
Time:12:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F18S model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing F/A-18E Super Hornet
Owner/operator:US Navy
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni (IWK/RJOI) -   Japan
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
An F/A-18E of the US Navy suffered a flat tire during landing at MCAS Iwakuni. The runway was temporarily closed, causing a diversion and a delay of commercial flights.


Revision history:

03-Feb-2022 10:44 isamuel Added
04-Feb-2022 11:34 isamuel Updated [Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
10-Oct-2022 15:48 Anon. Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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