USAF F-15 Crashes East of Okinawa - AeroSpace News USAF F-15 Crashes East of Okinawa - AeroSpace News
Pages Menu
Categories Menu



Posted in Military News

USAF F-15 Crashes East of Okinawa

The US Air Force says an F-15 based at Kadena, Japan, has crashed into the Pacific Ocean on 27 May 2013. The service says that the plane crash occurred some 70 miles East of Okinawa, Japan, and that Japan Air Self Defense Force rescue squadron personnel rescued the pilot who is in stable condition and receiving medical attention.

Japan Air Self Defense Force F-15 Eagle Picture

File photo of a Japan Air Self Defense Force F-15 Eagle. The fighter jet was photographed flying in formation with a U.S. Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker during an air-to-air refueling mission near Okinawa, Japan, 10 May 2012. JASDF F-15 Picture by Airman 1st Class Brooke P. Beers.

Share:


If you enjoyed this please become a member of our crew by supporting us with fan funding! Visit aerospacenews.com/fans and make any contribution you can afford. Every bit helps. Thanks!

If your business or brand would like to sponsor our aviation podcast, website or videos please visit aerospacenews.com/sponsor and select one of our affordable options. Thanks!

Another way you can support us if you prefer to purchase something specific is to get us some gear from our wishlist (a new window will open): aerospacenews.com/wishlist

We invite the photographers, videographers and filmmakers in our audience who’d like to have their work featured on our website, YouTube channel and Instagram account to get in touch. In case you haven’t heard we have a new program for some who are selected to get paid as well, so be sure to check that out!

There are instructions on our website at aerospacenews.com/showcase