When 15 Afghan insurgents attacked Camp Bastion/ Camp Leatherneck on 15 Sept. 2012, they destroyed SIX AV-8B Harriers on the ground, and damaged at least two more. In addition, A fuel storage tank and a helicopter maintenance tent were also damaged.
No word on serial no.s
Not good news obviously for a model no longer in production. I wonder what effect this will have on the Marines' commitment to the F-35 (ie. it's now a necessity).