ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 180526
Last updated: 14 February 2021
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Paktika Province -   Afghanistan
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Military officials confirmed that the F-16 was struck by Taliban fire to Agence France-Presse. The pilot jettisoned the external fuel tanks and ammunition and made an emergency landing.


Related books:

Revision history:

19-Oct-2015 18:42 amin parto Added
19-Oct-2015 18:42 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
25-Oct-2015 14:36 Anon. Updated [Damage, Narrative]
14-Feb-2021 18:33 King T. Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Operator]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description