Accident McDonnell Douglas AV-8B Harrier II 165418, Thursday 13 January 2005
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Date:Thursday 13 January 2005
Type:Silhouette image of generic HAR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
McDonnell Douglas AV-8B Harrier II
Owner/operator:HHM-165(R) USMC
Registration: 165418
MSN: 290
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:off USS Bonhomme Richard -   Indian Ocean
Phase: En route
Departure airport:USS Bonhomme Richard
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed into Indian Ocean after losing power during routine training flight from USS BonHomme Richard, about 45 miles west of the coast of Sumatra. Pilot ejected safely, suffering minor injuries and picked up by a Seahawk helicopter.


Scramble 319
AFM MAR 2005, p72

Revision history:

07-Sep-2010 14:30 ASN Archive
07-Aug-2011 11:37 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Aug-2021 13:32 TB Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]

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