Incident McDonnell Douglas KC-10A Extender , 03 Jun 2018
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Date:03-JUN-2018
Time:c. 15:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
McDonnell Douglas KC-10A Extender
Owner/operator:305h Air Mobility Wg USAF (305h Air Mobility Wg United States Air Force)
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Location:over North Atlantic -   Atlantic Ocean
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
The military aircraft suffered a problem with one of its engines over the Atlantic. The plane landed around 15:00 LT safely at Shannon airport (EINN), Ireland.
There were no injuries.

The squadron is based at McGuire Air Force base in New Jersey, USA.

Sources:

https://www.joe.ie/news/us-military-plane-shannon-628330
https://www.irishexaminer.com/breakingnews/ireland/us-military-air-to-air-refuelling-jet-makes-emergency-landing-at-shannon-846716.html

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jun-2018 21:48 Iceman 29 Added
03-Jun-2018 21:57 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
03-Jun-2018 21:59 Iceman 29 Updated [Narrative, Photo, ]
23-Jul-2018 14:34 Anon. Updated [Operator, Narrative]
31-Oct-2019 22:34 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
07-Feb-2020 10:01 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Operator]

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