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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196250
Last updated: 21 July 2017
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Date:21-JUN-2017
Time:10:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16C
Owner/operator:US Air Force (USAF)
Registration: 89-2028
C/n / msn: IC-181
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Houston-Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base, TX (EFD) -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Houston-Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base, TX (EFD)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The pilot ejected from an F-16 of the 138th Fighter Wing , which is reported to have been armed, on takeoff after a fire. The aircraft came to rest gear up on the airfield.

Sources:

http://abc13.com/news/pilot-ejects-himself-from-burning-f-16-/2127264/
http://www.houstonpress.com/news/f-16-crashes-at-ellington-field-in-houston-9544489
http://www.khou.com/news/local/pilot-ejects-from-burning-f-16-at-ellington-airport/450932479
http://www.click2houston.com/news/pilot-forced-to-eject-from-f-16-at-ellington-airport-officials-say

http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1989.html
http://www.f-16.net/g3/f-16-photos/album38/album68/bhz


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Jun-2017 19:40 gerard57 Added
21-Jun-2017 19:41 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
21-Jun-2017 19:43 harro Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source]
21-Jun-2017 22:42 Geno Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Source]
21-Jun-2017 23:31 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Operator, Narrative]
21-Jun-2017 23:36 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]
22-Jun-2017 09:05 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
22-Jun-2017 13:06 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]

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