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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 34513
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Date:20-OCT-2008
Time:09:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic CKUO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
AIDC F-CK-1B Ching-kuo
Owner/operator:Republic of China Air Force (ROCAF)
Registration: 1615/84-8055
C/n / msn: B-16
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Huayu Island, Pescadores -   Taiwan
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Chingchuankang AFB
Destination airport:Chingchuankang AFB
Narrative:
Crashed at the Taiwan Strait 30 minutes after take-off while it was on a bombing training mission over Penghu. The debris, including a safety jacket, a flight helmet, and fragments of cockpit seats, were fished out of the sea near Maoyu. Both pilots are still missing (presumed dead).

Sources:

http://www.chinapost.com.tw/taiwan/national/national-news/2008/10/21/179549/Two-jet.htm
http://www.etaiwannews.com/etn/news_content.php?id=767439
Today 30 October 2008, p23


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Oct-2008 02:55 Dmitriy Added
21-Oct-2008 05:16 RobertMB Updated
21-Oct-2008 12:46 RobertMB Updated
21-Oct-2008 23:42 RobertMB Updated
15-Mar-2019 20:45 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Source]

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