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Fighter F-18


The failure of the oxygen system in the F-18 fighter aircraft led to the death of pilots

Due to a malfunction of the oxygen system in the F-18 fighter, several pilots were killed.

According to US news agencies, the malfunction of the oxygen supply system has killed at least four people, while the current malfunction is observed exclusively on the F-18 fighter aircraft. On the part of the US military command, this information has not yet been officially confirmed, however, there are reliable data that 2016 year, 114 cases of faults of these aircraft were recorded, which requires either the modernization of these aircraft or the refusal of their operation.

It is reported that the death of four pilots was recorded in the 10-summer period.