Incident Boeing F/A-18E Super Hornet , Wednesday 17 April 2024
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Date:Wednesday 17 April 2024
Time:c. 12:30 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: Unknown
Location:Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni (IWK/RJOI) -   Japan
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Iwakuni MCAS (IWK/RJOI)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A US Navy Boeing F/A-18E Super Hornet, suffered a trire fire during takeoff from Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni (IWK/RJOI). The aircraft aborted the takeoff.

Note: correct type is a Boeing F/A-18E Super Hornet, based/deployed at MCAS Iwakuni.
(the USMC dont operate this version and Lockheed Martin don't build Hornets)

Sources: (press read more to get to this site on the site above)


Revision history:

18-Apr-2024 00:01 aus Added
18-Apr-2024 05:19 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Damage, Narrative, Category]
18-Apr-2024 05:20 RobertMB Updated [Narrative]
18-Apr-2024 05:20 RobertMB Updated
18-Apr-2024 11:13 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
18-Apr-2024 11:13 JeffRL Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
18-Apr-2024 12:57 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative, Category]

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