VMM-162 AV-8B Harrier Crashes on Takeoff in Djibouti

A U.S. Marine AV-8B Harrier II aircraft assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 162 (Reinforced) takes off during a Stinger trainer launch simulator aboard the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD-7) on March 23, 2018. US Marine Corps Photo

A United States Marine Corps AV-8B Harrier crashed on takeoff from Djibouti Ambouli International Airport, Djibouti on April 03, 2018 just after takeoff. The pilot is reported as receiving medical attention after ejecting.
The AV-8B was assigned to VMM-162 which is embarked on the USS Iwo Jima and was operated from the US military base Camp Lemonnier co-located at the Ambouli Airport.