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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161877
Last updated: 1 August 2019
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Date:24-JUL-1987
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Dynamics F-16A
Owner/operator:57th FWW, FWS, USAF (57th Fighter WingW, Fighter WingS, United States Air Force)
Registration: 80-0597
C/n / msn: 61-318
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Indian Springs, Clark County, Nevada -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Nellis AFB, Nevada (LSV/KLSV)
Destination airport:Nellis AFB, Nevada (LSV/KLSV)
Narrative:
Written off 24 July 1987: Collided with F-16A (82-0912) over Indian Springs, Clark County, Nevada, at approximate co-ordinates: 3634′18″N, 11540′38″W. The pilot, Captain Alexander Rupp was killed in the mishap, as was Major Michael J. Lotti, pilot of 82-0912

Sources:

1. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1980.html
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20170306224555/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/F-16/USAF/f_16_USAF_80s.htm
3. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/736/
4. Photo of wreckage: [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.f-16.net/gallery3/photos/11206]

F-16A 80-0597 when with USAF 428th TFS (tailcode 'NA') between April 1982 and February 1983

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Nov-2013 22:57 Dr. John Smith Added
03-Nov-2013 23:03 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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