Incident Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II , Saturday 5 March 2022
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Date:Saturday 5 March 2022
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II
Owner/operator:US Air Force (USAF)
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:Berlin Brandenburg-Willy Brandt Airport (BER) -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Spangdahlem Air Base (SPM/ETAD)
Destination airport:Spangdahlem Air Base (SPM/ETAD)
Confidence Rating: Little or no information is available
Narrative:
Two USAF Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II's, operated by 388th FW, 'made a precautionary diversion to Berlin Brandenburg-Willy Brandt Airport (BER/EDDB), after one of them reported tecnical problems.
No inuries or damage reported.

Sources:

https://www.abendblatt.de/politik/article234737981/usa-militaer-berlin-flughafen-notlandung-nato-verstaerkung.html
https://www.anews.com.tr/world/2022/03/05/technical-problem-causes-two-us-f-35-stealth-jets-to-land-in-berlin

Media:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Mar-2022 21:00 Anon. Added
05-Mar-2022 21:01 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
06-Mar-2022 00:22 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
06-Mar-2022 08:50 Aerossurance Updated [Operator, Embed code]
27-May-2022 08:11 TB Updated [Location]

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