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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161954
 
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Date:08-JUL-1991
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon
Owner/operator:140 Sqn Republic of Singapore AF
Registration: 883
MSN: 27-4
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:South China Sea, off coast of Singapore -   Singapore
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Tengah, Singapore (TGA/WSAT)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Ex-USAF 87-0400, delivered under FMS Program: Peace Carvin I, on July 30th 1991. Written off July 8th 1991 when lost due to a mid-air collision with another F-16A (87-0397, 880) which landed safely back at Tengah, Singapore. The pilot ejected safely. The other aircraft, took a while to repair. This mishap occurred over the South China Sea

Sources:

1. http://www.f-16.net/aircraft-database/F-16/airframe-profile/2426/
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1987.html
3. http://web.archive.org/web/20160806181039/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/F-16/SINGAPORE/f_16_singapore.htm
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/140_Squadron,_Republic_of_Singapore_Air_Force
5. http://www.codeonemagazine.com/index.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Nov-2013 22:53 Dr. John Smith Added
09-Nov-2014 13:33 Roup Updated [Operator]
26-Feb-2021 11:27 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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