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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 237532
Last updated: 19 November 2020
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Date:30-JUN-2020
Time:22:59
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Lockheed F-16CM Fighting Falcon
Owner/operator:20th FWg /77th FSqn USAF (20th Fighter Wingg /77th Fighter Squadronqn United States Air Force)
Registration: 94-0043
C/n / msn: CC-195
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Shaw AFB (SSC/KSSC), South Carolina -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Sumter-Shaw AFB, SC (SSC/KSSC)
Destination airport:Sumter-Shaw AFB, SC (SSC/KSSC)
Narrative:
A Lockheed F-16CM Fighting Falcon, operated by, 20th TW, crashed during landing at Shaw Air Force Base (SSC/KSSC), South Carolina, during a routine night training flight.
A video online shows that the jet was consumed by the post crash fire. The pilot was taken to Prisma Tuomey Hospital for treatment where they later died.
During first landing undershot and hit ILS, antenna, which damaged the left main gear. Ran off runway on second landing attempt, the pilot ejected but the chute failed to deploy.

Sources:

https://www.stripes.com/news/us/f-16-crashes-at-shaw-air-force-base-in-south-carolina-1.635798
https://www.airforcetimes.com/news/your-air-force/2020/07/01/pilot-killed-in-f-16cm-fighting-falcon-crash-at-shaw-air-force-base/
https://www.wistv.com/2020/07/01/shaw-afb-officials-investigating-f-aircraft-crash-base/
https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/34537/f-16-crashes-at-shaw-air-force-base-in-south-carolina

https://cdn.planespotters.net/46586/00-0221-usaf-united-states-air-force-general-dynamics-f-16-fighting-falcon_PlanespottersNet_958051_ce404a59c4_o.jpg (photo)
https://www.afjag.af.mil/Portals/77/AIB-Reports/2020/June/F-16%20Mishap%20AIB%2030%20June%202020%20Shaw%20AFB%20(ACC).pdf

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jul-2020 06:04 gerard57 Added
01-Jul-2020 06:16 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
01-Jul-2020 06:24 Aerossurance Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Jul-2020 06:40 Aerossurance Updated [Phase, Source, Narrative]
01-Jul-2020 08:20 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
01-Jul-2020 08:20 RobertMB Updated [Total fatalities]
01-Jul-2020 11:16 Captain Adam Updated [Narrative]
01-Jul-2020 16:14 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
21-Jul-2020 12:56 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Cn, Phase, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
16-Nov-2020 18:08 rvargast17 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Narrative]
19-Nov-2020 10:16 Sycak Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]

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