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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161793
Last updated: 24 November 2021
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Date:18-DEC-1986
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16B Fighting Falcon
Owner/operator:11 (Arrows) Sqn /38th TWg Pakistan AF
Registration: 85609
MSN: 5H-9
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Sarghoda AB, Punjab -   Pakistan
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Sarghoda AB, Pakistan (SGI/OPSR)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ex-USAF 81-1504; Built for export to Pakistan (with Pakistan AF serial 85-609) and delivered under FMS "Peace Gate II" 13 May 1985. Issued to 38th TW, Pakistan AF.

Written off 18 December 1986 when hit a wild boar during take off and crashed at Sargodha AB, Punjab, Pakistan. Both crew ejected safely.

Sources:

1. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/1226/
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1981.html
3. http://web.archive.org/web/20170822171656/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/PAKISTAN/F-16.htm
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PAF_Base_Mushaf
5. https://www.linkedin.com/start/join?session_redirect=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.linkedin.com%2Fgroups%2F3232737%2F3232737-79678040&trk=login_reg_redirect
6. http://babriet.tripod.com/airforce/stat/statf16.htm

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Oct-2013 19:21 Dr. John Smith Added
26-Jan-2015 18:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Embed code]
26-Jan-2015 18:32 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator]
04-Jul-2019 11:47 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]
22-Feb-2021 12:27 Koumas Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Operator]

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