F-16 Aircraft Database

F-16 Accidents & Mishaps for the Republic of Singapore Air Force




Found 4 aircraft, displaying termsofuse.html-4 [Sorted by Date]
Date Status Local S/N Aircraft AF/Unit Version Info Details
08 Jul 1991 [act] 880 87-0397 F-16A Block 15AA OCU Details
Mid-air collision with another F-16A (87-0400, 883). The aircraft, took a while to repair. This mishap occurred over the South China Sea. About 1/3 of the right wing was sheared off and the LE flap bent up 90 degrees. There was also damage to the vertical and horizontal stabilizers on the right side. The successful recovery of the aircraft was a testament to the toughness of the F-16 design and pilot skill. The aircraft was repaired with the assistance of a USAF team from Hill AFB, Utah.
08 Jul 1991 [w/o] 883 87-0400 RSAF 140 sqn F-16A Block 15AB OCU Details
Lost due to a mid-air collision with another F-16A (87-0397, 880) which landed safely. The pilot ejected safely. The other aircraft, took a while to repair. This mishap occurred over the South China Sea
29 May 2002 [w/o] 96027 96-5027 USAF 425 FS F-16C Block 52 News Article Details
Crashed on the Barry M. Goldwater Training Range in southern Arizona. Major David Walker ejected safely and was taken to Davis-Monthan AFB for treatment.
19 May 2004 [w/o] 96028 96-5028 USAF 425 FS F-16C Block 52 News Article Details
The crash occurred at about 21:41h local time, south of the Barry M. Goldwater Range near Sells. The pilot, Lt. Loo Kwang Han, did not survive the crash.



Abbreviations and symbols:
[act] Active [i/a] Instructional Airframe [sto] Stored (e.g. at AMARG)
[cld] Cancelled Order [msh] Involved in Mishap [w/o] Write-off
[con] Converted [o/o] On Order
[des] Destroyed (drone) [pre] Preserved (museum, gateguard) T/V LM Aero Type/Version (Construction) number
[emb] Embargoed [scr] Scrapped Photo Available



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