Incident Boeing F/A-18E Super Hornet , Thursday 3 February 2022
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Date:Thursday 3 February 2022
Time:13:55 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:Iwakuni MCAS (IWK/RJOI)
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 wile landing on the runway of MCAS Iwakuni. The runway was temporally closed, causing a diversion and a cancellation of commercial flights. Similar incident happened at Iwakuni on 21st January.


Revision history:

03-Feb-2022 10:44 isamuel Added
04-Feb-2022 11:34 isamuel Updated [Source, Damage, Narrative]
04-Feb-2022 15:20 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type]
06-Feb-2022 17:58 Spacepope Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]

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