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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 191978
Last updated: 18 January 2017
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Date:12-DEC-2016
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16C Fighting Falcon
Owner/operator:Türk Hava Küvvetleri (Turkish Air Force)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Diyarbakır airport -   Turkey
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Diyarbakır airport
Destination airport:Diyarbakır airport
Narrative:
The F-16 plane crashed. The pilot is said to have ejected safely. The cause of the crash is under investigation with the PKK claiming responsability for the downing

Sources:

http://www.dailysabah.com/nation/2016/12/12/f-16-fighter-jet-crashes-in-southeastern-turkey
https://sputniknews.com/world/201612121048472678-turkey-fighter-jet-crash/


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Dec-2016 17:52 gerard57 Added
12-Dec-2016 19:51 Ansierra117 Updated [Aircraft type]
13-Dec-2016 06:53 franka Updated [Operator]
15-Dec-2016 16:00 185.11.153.253 Updated [Narrative]

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