F-16 Accidents

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    The aftermath of F-16C block 40 #89-2134 from the 421st FS that was stranded at Ogden-Hinckley Airport after it slid off the runway and its front landing gear collapsed on April 20th, 2009. [Photo by 4923crew]
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    USAF F-16D block 25 #84-1328 from the 62nd FS has made an emergency landing at Wickenburg AP on October 22nd, 2009. [abc15 photo]
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    USAF F-16C block 40 #88-0444 belonging to the 510th FS made an emergency landing at Rome's Fiumicino Airport due to an engine nozzle problem. [USAF photo]
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    USAF F-16C block 30 #85-1557 from the 14th TFS suffered an engine blow-out in November of 1989. The pilot - Lt. Rob Ray - was able to dead-stick land it at Cubi Point, Philippines. [Photo by Lt.Col. Rob 'Smokey' Ray]
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    This is the cross that is erected on the crashsite in remembrance of RNlAF 2nd Lt. Julian Beneker who was killed in a crash with USAF F-16A block 10 #80-0486 on February 28th, 1994. Lt. Beneker was a trainee with the ANG at the time of the accident. [Photo by Christopher Baird]
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    ROCAF F-16B block 20 #6812 veered off the runway while landing at Chia Yi AB on June 25th, 2005. [Photo by Falcon502]
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    USAF F-16C block 40 #88-0446 from the 555th FS has plowed into the ground at Aviano AB on December 1st, 2010. [Ilgazetto.it photo]
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    USAF F-16C block 50 #91-0407 from the 480th FS that made an emergency landing at Prestwick Airport on January 8th, 2011. [Photo by Mark Walker]
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    Wreckage of RTAF F-16A block 15 ADF #10202 or #10212 that both crashed on February 14th, 2011. [Bangkokpost photo]
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    USAF F-16C block 30 #87-0269 from the 100th FS is seen with its nose in soft ground after it overran the runway at Oshkosh AP on July 28th, 2011. As can be seen there's obviously a fire in the engine exhaust. [Greenbaypressgazette photo]
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    Working into the evening to free F-16C #89-2048 of the 16th WPS from the storm that hit Nellis AFB, on September 8th, 2011. In total eleven F-16s and two A-10s were damaged. [USAF photo by SrA. Brett Clashman]
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    USAF F-16C block 30 #87-0296 from the 100th FS is seen with its nose in soft ground after it overran the runway at Oshkosh AP on July 28th, 2011. [Photo by Dariusz Jezewski]