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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46961
Last updated: 6 December 2016
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16A
Owner/operator:322 Sqn 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
Departure airport:Leeuwarden AB, Netherlands (EHLW)
Destination airport:Leeuwarden AB, Netherlands (EHLW)
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


Part of wreckage of J-237 recovered by farmer.

Part of wreckage of J-237 recovered by farmer.

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Revision history:

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]
09-Nov-2014 11:00 Paco Updated [Operator]
25-Apr-2016 06:36 Updated [, ]
25-Apr-2016 06:36 Updated [, ]
25-Apr-2016 06:37 Updated [, ]
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