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Offline tomahawk6

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USN F/A 18 Crash
« on: August 01, 2019, 00:59:34 »
The aircraft crashed in Death Valley. No word on the pilot but 7 park visitors had minor injuries. 

https://www.foxnews.com/us/7-park-visitors-on-ground-hurt-in-california-navy-jet-crash-in-mojave-desert-pilots-status-unknown

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Re: USN F/A 18 Crash
« Reply #1 on: August 01, 2019, 23:49:58 »
The Navy released a photo of the crash site and announced that the pilot was killed.

https://www.stripes.com/news/us/navy-declares-pilot-dead-in-hornet-crash-in-california-s-death-valley-1.592697

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Re: USN F/A 18 Crash
« Reply #2 on: August 02, 2019, 08:32:54 »
Only National park the armed forces can fly in low level.   

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