ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46961
Last updated: 29 July 2014
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Date:03-JUN-1981
Time:11:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16A
Owner/operator:322 Squadron, Koninklijke Luchtmacht (KLu)
Registration: J-237
C/n / msn: 6D-26/L-050
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:off Lauwersoog, Municipality of De Marne, Groningen -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Leeuwarden AB, Netherlands (EHLW)
Destination airport:Leeuwarden AB, Netherlands (EHLW)
Narrative:
Nominally ex-USAF 78-0237, delivered 3/4/1981. Written off 3/6/1981 when only three months old: an engine problem brought down this aircraft off Lauwersoog, a village in the municipality of De Marne in the Dutch province of Groningen, Netherlands (at approximate coordinates 53 24'N, 613'E). The pilot managed to eject safely

Sources:
1. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1978.html
2. http://anp.kb.nl/thumb/showmsgdetail/msgdate/03-06-1981/msgnr/135
3. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/237/
4. http://www.prk-aviation.nl/F-16%20database%20RNLAF.htm
5. http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Country-By-Country/Netherlands.htm
6. http://www.airport-data.com/aircraft/photo/000500710L.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
07-Nov-2008 06:16 harro Updated
03-Oct-2011 16:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Phase, Source, Narrative]
03-Oct-2011 16:30 Dr. John Smith Updated [[Cn, Operator, Phase, Source, Narrative]]
29-Oct-2013 21:11 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
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