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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73257
Last updated: 22 March 2020
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Date:02-MAR-2010
Time:12:33pm LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Northrop F-5E Tiger II
Owner/operator:Republic of Korea Air Force.
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:20 km west of Gangneung -   South Korea
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Gangneung Airbase - RKNN
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Northrop F-5E and a Northrop F-5F crashed into Mount Hwangbyeong , about 20 kilometers (12.4 miles) west of the city of Gangneung, Gangwon. The pilot of the F-5E and the two pilots of the F-5F were killed.

Sources:

http://english.yonhapnews.co.kr/national/2010/03/02/15/0301000000AEN20100302005500315F.HTML
http://joongangdaily.joins.com/article/view.asp?aid=2917313
http://www.naftemporiki.gr/news/cstory.asp?id=1784014 (greek)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Mar-2010 23:20 nikitas Added
02-Mar-2010 01:13 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total occupants, Narrative]
02-Mar-2010 04:40 nikitas Updated [Location, Narrative]
02-Mar-2010 05:30 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Location, Source, Damage]
02-Mar-2010 10:59 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Mar-2010 02:43 tiggr Updated [Narrative]
04-Mar-2010 10:18 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities]

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