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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46933
Last updated: 15 April 2019
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Date:12-APR-1982
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16A
Owner/operator:388th TFW, 16th TFTS, USAF (388th Tactical Fighter Wing, 16th TFTS, United States Air Force)
Registration: 78-0016
C/n / msn: 61-22
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dugway Range, central-south Tooele County, Utah -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Hill AFB, Utah (HIF/KHIF)
Destination airport:Michael AFB, Utah
Narrative:
Written off 12/4/1982 when flew into the ground at the Dugway Range, a 13-mile (21 km) long mountain range located in central-south Tooele County, Utah. Aircraft lost control during an attempted emergency landing at Michael AFB. Pilot was able to eject safely.

Wreckage was then put on the dump at Hahn Air Base. Later used for ABDR (Airframe Battle Damage Repair) by September 1987.

Sources:

1. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1978.html
2. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/26/
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. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dugway_Range


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
22-Nov-2011 10:35 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Oct-2013 23:19 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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