ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46642
Last updated: 25 May 2013
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Narrative:Crashed during a night-time training mission.The mishap occurred in the north-eastern part of Saudi Arabia at Night Camel West training area. Crashed killing the pilot, Captain Michael L. Chinburg, during a night training flight. It is believed to have been from spatial disorientation. Deployed for Desert Storm, but did not see any combat.
General Dynamics F-16C
|Operator:||4th TFS, USAF|
|C/n / msn:|| 1C-85|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Night Camel West Training Area, northeastern Saudi Arabia -
|Phase:|| En route|
Aviation Week & Space Technology 14-1-1991 http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/2720/ http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/F-16/USAF/f_16_USAF_90s.htm
||Dr. John Smith
||Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]|
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