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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208798
Last updated: 24 September 2018
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Date:04-APR-2018
Time:10:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed Martin F-16C Fighting Falcon
Owner/operator:USAF Air Demonstration Squadron Thunderbirds
Registration: 92-3880
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Nevada Test and Training Range, NV -   United States of America
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Nellis AFB (LSV/KLSV)
Destination airport:Nellis AFB (LSV/KLSV)
Narrative:
The aircraft ('number 4') impacted the ground during a routine aerial demonstration training flight at Nevada Test and Training Range in Nevada. The pilot was killed.

Sources:

http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-nellis-plane-crash-20180404-story.html
http://www.nellis.af.mil/About/Press-Releases/Display/Article/1484960/aircraft-accident-on-nevada-test-and-training-range/
http://www.nellis.af.mil/About/Press-Releases/Display/Article/1485146/thunderbirds-aircraft-mishap/
http://web.archive.org/web/20180408081250/http://www.nellis.af.mil/About/Press-Releases/Display/Article/1485678/thunderbirds-pilot-identified/
http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/3773/
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Apr-2018 00:23 Geno Added
05-Apr-2018 06:01 Anon. Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Source]
05-Apr-2018 06:01 sinfu2a Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Source, Damage]
05-Apr-2018 08:00 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Phase, Source, Narrative]
05-Apr-2018 11:22 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
05-Apr-2018 11:22 Aerossurance Updated [Other fatalities]
05-Apr-2018 19:45 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type]
06-Apr-2018 06:04 sinfu2a Updated [Registration, Source, Narrative]
06-Apr-2018 16:23 Aerossurance Updated [Registration, Narrative]

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