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Kadena Air Base F-15 Crash

18-007 | June 10, 2018

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan - An Air Force F-15C Eagle crashed at about 0626 today in the waters south of Okinawa. The aircraft was conducting a routine training mission. The pilot was the only person in the aircraft and successfully ejected. Search and rescue crews have responded and successfully recovered the pilot.

A board of officers will investigate the accident. Additional information will be provided as it becomes available.

Please refer questions regarding this incident to the 18th Wing Public Affairs office at 18wg.pamedia@us.af.mil.


嘉手納基地 – 2018年6月11日、午前6時26分頃、飛行訓練中の米空軍F-15Cイーグル戦闘機が沖縄本島南部の洋上で墜落。機体に乗っていたパイロット1名は無事に脱出した。捜索救助隊が出動した。