Friday, 17 August, 2018

Air Force F-16 crashes outside of Las Vegas

US Air Force F-16 fighter jet crashes near Nellis Air Force Base outside Las Vegas F-16 fighter jet crashes at Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada
Steven Clarke | 05 April, 2018, 01:49

A Nellis Air Force Base fighter jet crashed Wednesday morning during a routine training mission outside Las Vegas, military officials said.

The plane crashed around 10.30am local time during a routine training exercise at Nevada Test and Training Range, officials said. It was the third aviation involving the US military in the past 48 hours. The condition of the pilot wasn't known as of about 1:15 Pacific time.

A Marine Corps CH-53E Super Stallion went down Tuesday afternoon near the U.S. -Mexico border.

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On Tuesday, a Marine Corps Harrier jet crashed shortly after takeoff near the runway at Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti.

"Emergency responders are on the scene", the Air Force said, adding that more information would be revealed when it becomes available. The pilot was able to eject and is now being treated.

In September, a pilot was killed in a crash at the Nevada Test and Training Range.

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