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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46846
Last updated: 15 April 2019
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Date:07-FEB-1985
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16A
Owner/operator:157th TFS, 169th FW, South Carolina ANG, USAF (157th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 169th Fighter Wing, South Carolina ANG, United States Air Force)
Registration: 79-0323
C/n / msn: 61-108
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Townsend Bombing Ranges, McIntosh County, Georgia -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:McEntire ANGB, SC, (MMT/KMMT)
Destination airport:McEntire ANGB, SC, (MMT/KMMT)
Narrative:
Written off February 7 1985: hit the ground during a low level practice run on the Townsend Bombing Ranges in McIntosh County, Georgia after engine flamed out. Pilot ejected safely.

Sources:

1. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/503/
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1979.html
3. http://web.archive.org/web/20170306224555/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/F-16/USAF/f_16_USAF_80s.htm
4. http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/facility/townsend.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
27-Sep-2013 03:21 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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