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#7732 2022-07-11 GMT-5 hours    
Due to unexpected heavy weather...

https://www.navy.mil/Press-Office/Press-Releases/display-pressreleases/Article/3088326/fa-18-super-hornet-assigned-to-uss-harry-s-truman-blown-overboard-due-to-unexpe/

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#7733 2022-07-17 GMT-5 hours    
The article doesn't say what the status of the aircraft was at the time. Was it just parked and not tied down?

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#7734 2022-07-19 GMT-5 hours    
That is indeed what is suspected.
But no formal statement yet about what the cause actually was.

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#7735 2022-08-01 GMT-5 hours    
Apparently BuNo 168907 / AB-205 was the victim.

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https://www.airfighters.com/photosearch.php?reg=168907

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#7736 2022-08-10 GMT-5 hours    
The Super Hornet has been recovered.
See link for a pic

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