7 injured after F-35 jet crashes on aircraft carrier in South China Sea

The pilot of a US F-35 jet ejected as his jet crashed on the deck of the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier in the South China Sea injuring seven, the US Pacific Fleet ha detto in una dichiarazione Lunedi.

The pilot was conducting routine flight operations when the crash happened. They safely ejected and were recovered by a military helicopter, Pacific Fleet said. The pilot is in stable condition.
Six others were injured on the deck of the carrier. Three required evacuation to a medical facility in Manila, Filippine, where they are in stable condition, according to Pacific Fleet. The other three sailors were treated on the carrier and have been released.
    The cause of what the statement called ainflight mishapis under investigation.

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