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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46896
Last updated: 22 May 2020
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Time:c. 21:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16A
Owner/operator:322 Sqn Koninklijke Luchtmacht (KLu)
Registration: J-227
C/n / msn: 6D-16/L-028
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hoogeveen -   Netherlands
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Leeuwarden AB, Netherlands (EHLW)
Destination airport:Leeuwarden AB, Netherlands (EHLW)
Two Royal Netherlands Air Force F-16 aircraft (J-224 and J-227) collided with terrain near farms during a dog fight at low altitude near Hoogeveen, Netherlands. The pilot, Captain J.B. Huisman, did not survive the impact. Both aircraft were performing a close-in dogfight in dusk conditions and suffered what is known as Controlled Flight Into Terrain (CFIT).



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Revision history:

04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
07-Nov-2008 06:32 harro Updated
29-May-2012 11:19 harro Updated [Time, Cn, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Narrative]
30-Oct-2013 03:40 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Jan-2019 19:22 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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