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F-35 Accident Reports for 2018

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Found 2 aircraft, displaying 1- 2 [Sorted by Date]
Date Status Local S/N Aircraft AF/Unit Version Info Details
22 Aug 2018 [ act] 11-5024 11- 5024 USAF 58 FS F-35A Details
Suffered a nose landing gear failure upon landing at Eglin. The aircraft was slightly damaged and flown again soon after.
28 Sep 2018 [ w/o] 168719 USMC VMFAT-501 F-35B News Article Details
The aircraft crashed around 11:45 local time near MCAS Beaumont due to a fuel tube failure on the engine. The pilot ejected safely.

Abbreviations and symbols:
[act] Active [i/a] Instructional Airframe [sto] Stored (e.g. at AMARG)
[cld] Cancelled Order [msh] Involved in Mishap [w/o] Write-off
[con] Converted [o/o] On Order
[des] Destroyed (drone) [pre] Preserved (museum, gateguard) T/V LM Aero Type/Version (Construction) number
[emb] Embargoed [scr] Scrapped Photo Available
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