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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 199425
Last updated: 23 November 2017
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Date:05-SEP-2017
Time:15:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed Martin F-16C/IQ Fighting Falcon
Owner/operator:Iraqi Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:20 miles NW of Safford, AZ -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Tucson International Airport, AZ
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The F-16 crashed during a training exercise. The pilot, an Iraqi national, was training in conjunction with the Arizona Air National Guard's 162nd Wing out of Tucson and died in the crash.

Sources:

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-arizona-crash/f-16-fighter-jet-crashes-in-arizona-pilots-fate-unknown-idUSKCN1BH07G?rpc=401&
http://ktar.com/story/1720486/national-guard-f-16-fighter-jet-crashes-arizona-pilot/
http://www.f-16.net/f-16-news-article5088.html
http://www.tucsonnewsnow.com/story/36299851/tucsons-top-3-what-you-need-to-know-to-start-your-day
http://alert5.com/2017/09/06/it-was-iraqi-f-16-that-crashed-in-arizona/#more-64781


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
06-Sep-2017 06:46 gerard57 Added
06-Sep-2017 06:52 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
06-Sep-2017 06:53 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]
06-Sep-2017 09:52 86.227.63.127 Updated [Source]
06-Sep-2017 12:26 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
06-Sep-2017 15:25 Moises Gallegos Updated [Operator, Embed code]
06-Sep-2017 15:25 harro Updated [Operator, Narrative]
06-Sep-2017 15:37 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
06-Sep-2017 15:38 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
06-Sep-2017 15:40 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type]

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