After the disappearance of an F-35 stealth fighter jet near Charleston, South Carolina, the U.S. Marine Corps commandant issued a two-day stand-down for all aviation units.
U.S. military officials Sunday requested the public’s assistance locating the missing F-35 fighter jet.
“We’re working with @MCASBeaufortSC to locate an F-35 that was involved in a mishap this afternoon. The pilot ejected safely. If you have any information that may help our recovery teams locate the F-35,” Joint Base Charleston wrote Sunday.
“Based on the jet’s last-known position and in coordination with the FAA, we are focusing our attention north of JB Charleston, around Lake Moultrie and Lake Marion.”
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