Wednesday, 19 December, 2018

US Marine planes crash in Japan

US military planes collide mid-air off Japan coast 1 killed A Japan Coast Guard patrol vessel and US Navy airplane conduct search and rescue operation
Andrew Cummings | 06 December, 2018, 03:43

The circumstances of the mishap were under investigation and no other information was available, according to the statement.

"Search and rescue operations continue for U.S. Marine aircraft that were involved in a mishap off the coast of Japan around 2:00 a.m. December 6", a press release from the Marine Corps said, according to Task and objective. Search and rescue operations were underway at the scene.

Both aircraft are reported to have crashed into the water.

The Marines released a statement Wednesday that gave few details about the incident.

The crash took place 320 kilometers (200 miles) off the coast.

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"We are thankful for the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force's efforts as they immediately responded in the search and rescue operation", it said.

The KC-130 is an extended-range tanker version of the C-130 and is used for mid-air refuelling.

An F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter similar to one involved in an incident off the coast of Japan on Wednesday.

The aircraft involved had launched from Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni and were conducting regularly scheduled training.

Reports on Twitter indicate that two USA military aircraft have crashed during a midair refueling operation off Iwakuni, Japan.

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