F-16 Accidents

  • 85-1467
    USAF F-16C block 30 #85-1467 from the 706th FS ran off the runway at NAS New Orleans on March 18th, 1996. [Photo by Eric J. Tagesen]
  • Bahrain
    The remains of a Royal Bahraini F-16 fighter jet which crashed near the Yemeni border region of Jizan. [Photo supplied by Al Arabiya News Channel]
  • 685
    RNoAF F-16A block 15 #685 from 331 skv is completely destroyed due to a fire in an engine test shop at Bodø AB on June 6th, 1989. [Norsk Luftvartmuseum photo]
  • T-bird
    Picture of the downed Thunderbird near Powers and Fontaine who crashed on June 2nd, 2016. The pilot ejected safely. [Photo by Lindsay Diaz]
  • T-bird_001
    Picture of the downed Thunderbird near Powers and Fontaine who crashed on June 2nd, 2016. The pilot ejected safely. [Photo by Brennan Linsley, The Associated Press]
  • T-bird_002
    Picture of the downed Thunderbird near Powers and Fontaine who crashed on June 2nd, 2016. The pilot ejected safely. [Photo by Jerilee Bennett, The Gazette]
  • 85-1549
    USAF F-16C block 30s #85-1546 and #85-1549 both from the 457th FS collided on the runway during a Red Flag exercise at Nellis AFB on August 15th, 2015. [USAF photo]
  • 614
    Recovered wreckage of HAF F-16D block 52 #614 which was lost on December 4th, 2014 and recovered in July of 2016. [HAF photo]
  • 119 crash
    The rear of IDFAF F-16D block 52 #119 after the mishap at Ramon AFB on October 6th, 2016.
  • TS-1603
    TNI-AU F-16B block 15 #TS-1603 from 3 SkU was seen at Roesmin Nurjadin AFB on March 14th, 2017 after it skidded off the runway after a braking malfunction. Both pilots were fine. [Thejakartapost photo]
  • TS-1603 001
    TNI-AU F-16B block 15 #TS-1603 from 3 SkU was seen at Roesmin Nurjadin AFB on March 14th, 2017 after it skidded off the runway after a braking malfunction. [Thejakartapost photo]
  • TS-1609
    TNI-AU F-16A block 15 #TS-1609 from SkU 3 is residing on the runway when it's nose gear failed upon landing on June 24th, 2015. [TNI-AU photo]