F-16 Aircraft Database

F-16 Accident Reports for 1992

Found 38 aircraft, displaying 31-38 [Sorted by Date]
Date Status Local S/N Aircraft AF/Unit Version Info Details
22 Oct 1992 [act] 85402 85-1402 USAF 526 FS F-16C Block 30 Details
22 Oct 1992 [w/o] 85485 85-1485 USAF 512 FS F-16C Block 30A Details
Crashed on the Konya ranges, Turkey. The aircraft had suffered an engine failure. Capt Martin ejected safely.
27 Oct 1992 [w/o] 90761 90-0761 USAF 17 FS F-16C Block 42J Details
Impacted the ground near Shaw AFB, South Carolina. On the return flight of an exercise the pilot, Captain Bradley S. Johnson, noticed fuel issues. He tried to land, but when he saw he couldn't make it, he ejected.
30 Oct 1992 [w/o] 82985 82-0985 USAF 15 TS F-16A Block 15M Details
Smashed between the east & westbound lanes on I-84 near South Weber, Utah. The pilot ejected safely. Cause of the crash was an engine nozzle failure immediately after take-off from Hill AFB. The pilot attempted to land at Hill, but thrust was insufficient
26 Nov 1992 [w/o] 137 88-0137 HAF 330 Mira F-16C Block 30K Details
Collided in mid air with Mirage 2000EG (238), from the 332 Mira. The accident happened near the Island of Skiros (Pelagos) during a DACT exercise. The pilot from the Mirage, D Bratzios, was rescued but the F-16 pilot, Captain A Bridak was killed
17 Dec 1992 [w/o] 83078 83-1078 USAF 704 FS F-16A Block 15Q Details
Ingested a bird while en route to a range from Bergstrom AFB, Texas. The pilot, Lt. Col. Jimmie G. Mills, pulled up to gain altitude, but wingman said to eject when he saw fire in the engine. He ejected safely.
17 Dec 1992 [w/o] 163568 86-1686 USNavy VF-126 F-16N Block 30D Details
Crashed at Twin Falls, Idaho killing the pilot. The aircraft pieces were brought back to NAS Miramar.
18 Dec 1992 [pre] J-238 78-0238 RNlAF 322 sqn F-16A Block 10 Details
Departed the runway during a landing. The aircraft rolled over injuring the pilot, who ejected. He was attempting to land at Leeuwarden AB. This was the second crash of this airframe.

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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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