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1 dead, 5 missing in US Marine aircraft mishap in Japan

Kyodo via Reuters

Posted at Dec 07 2018 07:02 PM

1 dead, 5 missing in US Marine aircraft mishap in Japan

A Japan Coast Guard patrol vessel and U.S. Navy airplane conduct a search and rescue operation on Thursday at the area where a U.S. Marine Corps F/A-18 fighter jet and a KC-130 refuelling tanker got involved in a mishap in the skies, off the coast of Kochi prefecture, Japan. The mishap resulted in one death and five are still missing in what was supposed to be a regular scheduled training.