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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46906
Last updated: 28 April 2019
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Date:19-JAN-1983
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16A-10B
Owner/operator:34th TFS, USAF (34th Tactical Fighter Squadron, United States Air Force)
Registration: 79-0386
C/n / msn: 61-171
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Great Salt Lake, W of Salt Lake City, Utah -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Hill AFB, Utah (HIF/KHIF)
Destination airport:Hill AFB, Utah (HIF/KHIF)
Narrative:
Written off 19/1/1983: Crashed in Great Salt Lake, west of Salt Lake City, Utah, killing Lieutenant Colonel Bill George. The aircraft suffered a controlled flight into terrain (CFIT).

Sources:

1. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/566/
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.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1979.html

F-16A 79-0386 at Glasgow Prestwick (PIK/EGPK) Scotland on June 6, 1981

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
01-Sep-2013 23:52 Dr.John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
30-Oct-2013 02:25 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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