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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46891
Last updated: 15 April 2019
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Date:25-JUL-1983
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16B-5
Owner/operator:56th TTW, 61st TFTS, USAF (56th TTW, 61st TFTS, United States Air Force)
Registration: 78-0113
C/n / msn: 62-39
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gulf of Mexico, 50 miles SSW of McDilll AFB, Tampa, Florida -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:McDill AFB, Tampa, Florida (MCF/KMCF)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off 25/7/1983: Ran out of fuel, engine failed, and 78-0113 ended up in the water of the Gulf of Mexico, 50 miles south south west of McDill AFB, Tampa, Florida. Pilot ejected safely

Sources:

1. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1978.html
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20170306224555/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/F-16/USAF/f_16_USAF_80s.htm
3. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/113/


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Revision history:

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

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