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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 46486
Last updated: 22 February 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon
Owner/operator:315 Sqn Koninklijke Luchtmacht (KLu)
Registration: J-012
C/n / msn: 6D-168
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea, 62 miles NE of the coast of Norfolk, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Twente airfield (NL)
Destination airport:
Crashed due to Bird strike. Crashed into the North Sea 62 miles northeast of Norfolk. Pilot, Capt. L.X de Layahe, ejected safely




Photo of J-012 courtesy

Leeuwarden (EHLW / LWR)
26 July 1994; (c) Joop de Groot

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Revision history:

04-Nov-2008 10:35 ASN archive Added
22-May-2009 09:03 harro Updated
27-May-2013 01:05 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source]
27-May-2013 01:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
01-Jun-2013 07:41 Nepa Updated [Operator]
20-Nov-2014 15:31 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code]
05-Feb-2020 12:48 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]
22-Feb-2021 14:34 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Operator]

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