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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46983
Last updated: 9 July 2019
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Date:25-JUN-1980
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16A
Owner/operator:4th TFS, USAF (4th Tactical Fighter Squadron, United States Air Force)
Registration: 78-0071
C/n / msn: 61-67
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hill AFB, near Ogden, Utah -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Hill AFB, Utah (HIF/KHIF)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Written off 25/6/1980 near Hill AFB, Ogden, Utah. The aircraft was lost in a "yellow flag" exercise caused by fuel starvation. The pilot bailed out at approximately 300 feet when a flame-out approach to a dirt road didn't turn out to be the best solution.

Sources:

1. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/71/
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/1978.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
03-Oct-2011 15:16 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
29-Oct-2013 14:57 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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