Incident Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II , Monday 18 December 2023
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Date:Monday 18 December 2023
Type:Silhouette image of generic F35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:sea off Okinawa -   Japan
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Okinawa-Kadena AFB (DNA/RODN)
Destination airport:Okinawa-Kadena AFB (DNA/RODN)
An F-35A of 18th Wing, USAF, based at Kadena, Japan lost a panel (18 ichi X 12 inch in dimension and weights 2 lbs) in flight during a training around Okinawa. No surface damage were reported.


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19-Dec-2023 15:30 isamuel Added

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