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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46276
Last updated: 13 August 2020
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Time:14:36 CDT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16C
Owner/operator:181st FWg / 113rd FSqn Indiana ANG USAF (181st Fighter Wingg / 113rd Fighter Squadronqn Indiana ANG United States Air Force)
Registration: 86-0226
C/n / msn: 5C-332
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:2 miles east of Parkersburg, Richland County, Illinois -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Terre Haute ANGB, Hulman Field (HUF/KHUF)
Destination airport:
Written off 26 July 2001: Crashed two miles east of Parkersburg, Richland County, Illinois at approximate co-ordinates: 3835′25″N 883′21″W.

The pilot, Major Patrick Wade, ejected safely at 14:36 hours Central Daylight Time at 6,600 feet AGL. Cause of the crash was that the no. 4 bearing in the engine seized. This led to the No.7 compressor fan blade shearing, causing catastrophic engine failure


1. (Scramble 268)

F-16 86-0226 when with the 52nd TFW, visiting RAF Upper Heyford UK on June 3 1988 General Dynamics F-16C Fighting Falcon (401), USA - Air Force AN0999632

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Revision history:

04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
26-Sep-2013 15:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Nov-2013 02:02 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
12-Feb-2020 15:39 Iwosh Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]

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