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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 160945
Last updated: 1 August 2020
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Date:26-SEP-2013
Time:10:48 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Northrop F-5E Tiger II
Owner/operator:Republic of Korea Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Jeungpyeong 137 km south of Seoul -   South Korea
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RKTU
Destination airport:RKTU
Narrative:
F-5 fighter crashes in central S. Korea, pilot safely ejects
Poor maintenance resulted in the crash of an F-5E fighter jet, causing the pilot to lose control of the aircraft and eject, the ROKAF said.

Sources:

http://english.yonhapnews.co.kr/national/2013/09/26/88/0301000000AEN20130926007600315F.html

http://english.yonhapnews.co.kr/national/2013/10/18/45/0301000000AEN20131018006500315F.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Sep-2013 07:03 marko Added
26-Sep-2013 17:10 marko Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport]
18-Oct-2013 19:45 Anon. Updated [Source]
26-Oct-2013 07:19 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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