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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46388
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Date:17-NOV-1998
Time:14:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16C
Owner/operator:113th FS, 181st OG, Indiana ANG, USAF (113th Fighter Squadron, 181st OG, Indiana ANG, United States Air Force)
Registration: 85-1489
C/n / msn: 5C-269
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Jefferson Proving Grounds near Madison, Jefferson County, Indiana -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Terre Haute ANGB, IN (HUF/KHUF)
Destination airport:Terre Houte ANGB, IN (HUF/KHUF)
Narrative:
Written off 17 November 1998 when crashed 70 miles south east of Indianapolis, on the north side of the Jefferson Proving Grounds, near Madison, Jefferson County, Indiana. The aircraft was from the 113th FS, 181st Operations Group, Indiana Air National Guard at Terre Haute ANGB.

Pilot, First Lieutenant Chris Snyder, was able to eject safely. The mishap occurred at about 14:40 hours. Cause was found to be engine failure.

Sources:

1. http://www.f-16.net/news_article729.html
2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Madison,_Indiana
3. http://web.archive.org/web/20170218120105/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/F-16/USAF/f_16_USAF_90s.htm
4. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1985.html
5. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/1845/


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
17-Nov-2013 21:51 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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