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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 231051
Last updated: 2 December 2019
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Date:02-DEC-2019
Time:15:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16CM
Owner/operator:US Air Force (USAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Kunsan K-8 Air Base, Gunsan Airport (KUV/RKJK) -   South Korea
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Gunsan (Kunsan) Airport (KUV/RKJK)
Destination airport:Gunsan (Kunsan) Airport (KUV/RKJK)
Narrative:
A US Air Force (USAF) General Dynamics F-16CM, of the 8th FW "Wolf Pack", crashed when approaching the runway at Kunsan K-8 Air Base, located at Gunsan Airport (KUV/RKJK).
The pilot ejected safely with minor injuries.

Sources:

https://theaviationist.com/2019/12/02/u-s-air-force-f-16-crashes-while-attempting-to-land-at-kunsan-air-base-south-korea-pilot-ejected/
https://www.military.com/daily-news/2019/12/02/pilot-ejects-safely-f-16-during-landing-kunsan-air-base.html


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Revision history:

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02-Dec-2019 20:49 RobertMB Added

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