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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 170900
Last updated: 23 April 2019
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Date:08-JUN-2011
Time:09:18 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16C
Owner/operator:Elliniki Polemikí Aeroporía
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Souda AB, Crete -   Greece
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Souda AB (LGSA)
Destination airport:Souda AB (LGSA)
Narrative:
Four blades snaped and a fire erupted in the engine of the f-16 during rotation. After the pilot dropped the external tanks over the sea, returned for a safe landing at Souda Air Base (LGSA) on Akrotiri Peninsula (35°31′56″N 24°08′43″E),

Sources:

1. http://www.pronews.gr/defence/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=20703&Itemid=49
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20170504131237/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/project/year_pages/2011.htm#jun


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Nov-2014 17:16 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]

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