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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46939
Last updated: 15 April 2019
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Date:27-JAN-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: 79-0318
C/n / msn: 61-103
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:SW of Luke AFB, 7 miles W of Glendale, Maricopa County, Arizona -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Hill AFB, Utah (HIF/KHIF)
Destination airport:Luke AFB, Arizona (LUF/KLUF)
Narrative:
Written off 27/1/1982 when crashed into an unpopulated area south-west of Luke AFB, seven miles (11 km) west of Glendale, in Maricopa County, Arizona. Cause of crash was flight control failure, pilot ejected safely

Sources:

1. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1979.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/498/


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
08-Sep-2009 10:28 78Delta Updated
22-Nov-2011 10:19 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Oct-2013 22:57 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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