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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46584
Last updated: 21 October 2020
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Date:21-MAY-1992
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16A
Owner/operator:704th FS, 924th FG, USAF (704th Fighter Squadron, 924th FG, United States Air Force)
Registration: 83-1071
C/n / msn: 61-624
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Stony Military Operating Area, 250 miles from Anchorage, Alaska -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Elmendorf AFB, Alaska (EDF/PAED)
Destination airport:Elmendorf AFB, Alaksa (EDF/PAED)
Narrative:
F-16A 83-1071 of the 704th FS, 924th FG, USAF was written off May 21 1992 when the pilot ejected safely from his crashing aircraft while on a training mission. The aircraft came down in the Stony Military Operating Area, 250 miles from Anchorage, Alaska. The aircraft was on temporary deployment (TDY) from its home base of Bergstrom AFB, Texas.

Sources:

1. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/1401/
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1983.html
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. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/704th_Fighter_Squadron
5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elmendorf_Field#Modern_era

Media:

F-16A 83-1071 at RAF St. Mawgan (NQY/EGHQ), on August 5 1986, when still with the 613th TFS, 401st TFW, based as Torrejon, Spain (note "TJ" tail code) General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon (401), USA - Air Force AN1647639

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
08-Nov-2013 23:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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