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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 249176
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Type:Silhouette image of generic VF35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightning II
Owner/operator:United States Marine Corps (USMC)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Yuma MCAS, Arizona -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Yuma MCAS, Arizona
Destination airport:Yuma MCAS, Arizona
An ammunition round exploded following its discharge from an F-35B at Yuma MCAS, Arizona. The pilote managed to safely land the plane.
The airplane sustained substantial damage. It was classified as a class A incident.


Revision history:

27-Mar-2021 10:24 gerard57 Added
27-Mar-2021 10:24 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
27-Mar-2021 11:46 harro Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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