Date & Time: Aug 28, 2009 at 1800 LT
Type of aircraft:
Boeing E-3 Sentry
Operator:
Registration:
83-0008
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Tinker AFB-Nellis AFB
MSN:
22836
YOM:
1983
Crew on board:
4
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
28
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
0
Circumstances:
Following a Red Flag exercice, aircraft was returning to Nellis AFB. On landing, nose gear collapsed and aircraft slid on runway before coming to rest in flames. All 32 occupants escaped without injury but the aircraft was considered as damaged beyond repair.