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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 183973
Last updated: 10 May 2019
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Date:27-JAN-2016
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16B block 15
Owner/operator:Egyptian Air Force (EAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Fayed, Ismailia -   Egypt
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The F-16 fighter jet crashed after a technical failure, during a training exercise. Both pilots died in the crash.

Sources:

http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/Military-aircraft-crashes-in-Egypt-kills-crew/article14024506.ece
http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/1/64/186100/Egypt/Politics-/Egyptian-F-aircraft-crashes,-killing-crew-Army.aspx
http://www.f-16.net/f-16-news-article5002.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Jan-2016 07:29 gerard57 Added
28-Jan-2016 08:43 gerard57 Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
28-Jan-2016 11:25 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type]
28-Jan-2016 12:12 LaMarca Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source]
28-Jan-2016 12:14 harro~ Updated [Registration]

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