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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55034
Last updated: 19 November 2018
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Date:20-JUL-2007
Time:21:00 local
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics KF-16D
Owner/operator:121st FS, 20th FW, Republic of Korea Air Force
Registration: 93-117
C/n / msn: KD-37
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Yellow Sea, near Seosan AB, South Chungcheong Province -   South Korea
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Seosan AB (RKTP)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ex-USAF 93-4117, delivered to Korea under FMS program Peace Bridge II. Written off 20 July 2007: The KF-16D crashed around 21:00 hours local time after taking off from Seosan AB, South Chungcheong Province, about 150 kilometres (94 miles) south of Seoul. Helicopters, surveillance planes and patrol boats were combing the crash but the two crew members (Lt. Park In-chul and Lt. Col. Lee Kyu-jin) are presumed to be dead. The aircraft is believed to have come down in the Yellow Sea, off the west coast of South Korea

Sources:

1. http://www.scramble.nl [Scramble 340]
2. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/4322/
3. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1993.html
4. http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/project/year_pages/2007_Losses.htm#jul


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Apr-2011 08:50 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Dec-2011 11:00 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
27-Nov-2013 07:22 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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