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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56746
Last updated: 26 April 2019
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Date:07-APR-1997
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed F-16C
Owner/operator:262 TFB Egypt AF
Registration: 9935
C/n / msn: BC-35
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Abu Suwayr Air Base, approximately 17 km west of Ismailia -   Egypt
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Abu Suwayr AB, Ismailia, Egypt
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ex-USAF 90-0953, delivered to Egypt under FMS Program Peace Marble III, as an attrition replacement airframe on 21 May 1993. Written off 7 April 1997 when destroyed in a mid air-collision with F-16C 9807, also of 262 TFB Egypt Air Force near Abu Suwayr Air Base, approximately 17 km west of Ismailia.

No casualties reported, so it is presumed that the pilots of both aircraft ejected safely.

Sources:

1. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/3325/
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1990.html
3. http://web.archive.org/web/20121127062551/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/F-16/EGYPT/f16_egypt.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Nov-2013 22:23 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Nov-2013 22:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]

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