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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46385
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Date:04-DEC-1998
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16D
Owner/operator:522nd FS, 27th FW, USAF (522nd Fighter Squadron, 27th Fighter Wing, United States Air Force)
Registration: 87-0389
C/n / msn: 5D-84
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pecos MOA, 30 miles S of Fort Sumner, De Baca County, New Mexico -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Cannon AFB, New Mexico (CVS/KCVS)
Destination airport:Cannon AFB, New Mexico (CVS/KCVS)
Narrative:
Written off 4 December 1998 when crashed at the Pecos MOA, 30 miles SW of Fort Sumner, De Baca County, New Mexico. The pilot, Lieutenant Colonel Randel Meyer, and the passenger, Senior Airman Hugo Serrano-Molina, both ejected safely, but with Hugo breaking his ankle. The aircraft was on an incentive flight as a reward for Hugo. The aircraft was based at Cannon AFB, New Mexico. Cause of the crash was engine failure.

This F-16 had previously been involved in a collision on the runway on January 26th, 1994 at Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio

Sources:

1. http://www.f-16.net/news_article112.html
2. http://pbadupws.nrc.gov/docs/ML0302/ML030290533.pdf
3. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1987.html
4. http://web.archive.org/web/20170218120105/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/F-16/USAF/f_16_USAF_90s.htm
5. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/2415/


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
17-Nov-2013 22:17 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Nov-2013 22:20 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Narrative]

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