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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 94227
Last updated: 14 April 2019
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Date:20-NOV-1981
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16A
Owner/operator:117 Sqn Israeli AF (IDF/AF)
Registration: 257
C/n / msn: 6V-43
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Ramat David AB, Megiddo, Jezreel Valley. -   Israel
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Ramat David AB, Israel (LLRD)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Ex-USAF 78-0350, delivered under operation "Peace Marble I" to the IDF/AF April 17 1981. Into service with 117 Squadron at Ramat David AB. Written off in a flying accident in Israel on 20 November 1981: details appear to be classified, but crash believed to be at or near Ramat David AB, close to kibbutz Ramat David and Megiddo in the Jezreel Valley. Pilot ejected safely, and there were no casualties or fatalities reported

Sources:

1. http://www.acig.org/artman/publish/article_276.shtml
2. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/350/
3. http://web.archive.org/web/20100123081036/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/F-16/ISRAEL/f16_israel.htm
4. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1978.html
5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ramat_David_Airbase


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Sep-2013 13:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Sep-2013 13:30 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
09-Nov-2014 07:22 Anthony G. Updated [Operator]

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