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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 268363
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Time:16:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic VF35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
two Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightning II
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Iwami Airport (IWJ/RJOW) -   Japan
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Two F-35B of USMC, based at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni (IWK/RJOI), diverted to Iwami Airport due to fuel emergency. Safe landings were carried out and both pilots of each plane received no injuries. Though the runway was closed for one and a half hours, there were no influence on the commercial flights. Lightning IIs left Iwami for Iwakuni at 12:10 LT on the next day.


Revision history:

05-Oct-2021 16:31 isamuel Added
06-Oct-2021 12:50 isamuel Updated [Source, Narrative]

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