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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46199
Last updated: 1 November 2019
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Date:20-SEP-2006
Time:15:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16BM
Owner/operator:311 Sqn Koninklijke Luchtmacht (KLu)
Registration: J-068
C/n / msn: 6E-37/L-274
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Volkel Air Base, Uden, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Volkel AB, Netherlands (UDE/EHVK)
Destination airport:Volkel AB, Netherlands (UDE/EHVK)
Narrative:
Ex-USAF 87-0068, built by Fokker and delivered December 20 1989. Written off 20 September 2006 whilst the f-16 was practising touch-and-goes at Volkel Air Base. During one of those manoeuvres the engine stalled after a bird strike and both pilots had to eject. The F-16BM crashed into trees within the perimeter of the air base.

Sources:

1. http://www.scramble.nl [Scramble 329]
2. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/2242/
3. http://web.archive.org/web/20171101202529/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/PROJECT/YEAR_Pages/2006.htm#sep
4. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1987.html
5. https://www.pprune.org/military-aircrew/244890-f-16-crash-afb-volkel-netherlands.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
22-May-2009 09:07 harro Updated
26-Nov-2013 04:44 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
21-Jan-2019 19:25 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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