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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 191866
Last updated: 13 December 2018
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Date:05-DEC-2016
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon
Owner/operator:Royal Jordanian Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Azraq, Muwaffaq Salti Air Base -   Jordan
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Muwaffaq Salti Air Base
Destination airport:Muwaffaq Salti Air Base
Narrative:
The F-16 fighter plane crashed during takeoff from an unnamed air base in Jordan. The aircraft was on a training flight and came down after a technical malfunction, according to a spokesperion. The pilot died in the crash.

Sources:

http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-12/05/c_135882451.htm
http://www.petra.gov.jo/Public_News/Nws_NewsDetails.aspx?lang=1&site_id=2&NewsID=280270&CatID=14
http://english.alghad.com/articles/1292752-Military-Aircraft-Crashes-in-Azraq-Pilot-KIA


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Dec-2016 13:11 gerard57 Added
05-Dec-2016 13:15 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
05-Dec-2016 17:20 gerard57 Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]

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