Accident Bell Boeing MV-22B Osprey , Sunday 27 August 2023
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Date:Sunday 27 August 2023
Time:09:43 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic V22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Bell Boeing MV-22B Osprey
Owner/operator:US Marine Corps (USMC) [VMM-363]
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 23
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, about 60km N of Darwin, NT -   Australia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
A USMC Bell Boeing MV-22B Osprey crashed during the Exercise Predator's Run 2023 at Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, about 60km north of Darwin, Northern Territory.
There were 23 POB. Three US marines died and five has been transported by CareFlight to the Royal Darwin Hospital in serious condition, one of them critical, and the other marines were treated at the site of the crash.




Revision history:

27-Aug-2023 04:32 gerard57 Added
27-Aug-2023 05:28 RobertMB Updated
27-Aug-2023 06:42 Aerossurance Updated
27-Aug-2023 08:01 gerard57 Updated
27-Aug-2023 12:33 Anon. Updated
26-Oct-2023 11:29 Anon. Updated

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