ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46831
Last updated: 31 October 2014
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Date:03-JUN-1985
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16A
Owner/operator:311 Sqn, Koninklijke Luchtmacht (KLu)
Registration: J-621
C/n / msn: 6D-53/L-109
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Gronau, Borken, in North Rhine-Westphalia -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Leeuwarden AB (LHW/ELHW)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ex-USAF 80-3621, delivered 30 August 1982. Written off 3 June 1985 when collided in mid-air with F-16A (81-0865, J-865) near Gronau, Borken, in North Rhine-Westphalia, West Germany. The pilot, 1st Lieutenant Hans van Schaijk was killed in the collision.

Sources:
1. http://www.archiefleeuwardercourant.nl/site/article.do?code=LC&date=19850604&id=LC-19850604-3015&words=+F-16%20f-16
2. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/891/
3. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1980.html
4. http://www.prk-aviation.nl/F-16%20database%20RNLAF.htm
5. http://www.fightercontrol.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=16&t=57324&start=60


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
11-Nov-2008 00:43 harro Updated
31-Oct-2013 04:59 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
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