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As with our previous release, we expect the public to stay away from the crash site and our important investigation. As with any aircraft crash, burned material or other debris from the aircraft may have become airborne. According to our wind dispersal models, airborne carbon fiber particles may have blown west of the impact zone, potentially reaching up to 31 miles. These particles should fully dissipate over the next few days. Although the risk of exposure is low, children and the elderly as well as those with compromised immune systems may have a higher risk of experiencing symptoms. Inhaling carbon fibers may cause breathing difficulties and symptoms similar to the common cold. If you think you are experiencing symptoms, please immediately seek medical attention.
originally posted by: Zaphod58
All F-35s are grounded. A fuel line issue has been identified. No word on whether it'd related, but it appears to be a specific lot of lines. Aircraft with known good lines will bre returned to flight.
ETA- Preliminary data from the crash investigation is what caused the inspection order. Inspections are expected to be done within 48 hours.