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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55040
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Date:18-SEP-2002
Time:20:12
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed KF-16D
Owner/operator:19th Fighter Wing, Republic of Korea Air Force
Registration: 90-938
C/n / msn: 5B-7
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Nakdong firing range, near Sangju, North Gyeongsang Province -   South Korea
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Jungwon AB, South Korea (RKTI)
Destination airport:Jungwon AB, South Korea (RKTI)
Narrative:
Ex-USAF 90-0938, delivered under FMS Program Peace Bridge I on 31 October 1991. Written off 18 September 2002 when engine stalled due to damage done to the fuel pipes during maintenance. Crashed at Nakdong firing range, near Sangju, North Gyeongsang Province, South Korea. Both crew ejected safely.

Sources:

1. http://www.scramble.nl [Scramble 300]
2. http://unkar.org/r/news/1238543163 [Korean text]
3. http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/F-16/RoKAF/f_16_rokaf.htm
4.\http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/3310/
5. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1990.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Dec-2011 11:13 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
21-Nov-2013 17:39 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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