May 8, 2006 (by Viper) - A RDAF F-16AM blew a tire during takeoff today. The pilot flew his airplane #E-198 for about hour to burn fuel and then landed, without further complications.
RDAF F-16AM #E-198 at an Aalborg AB taxiway on August 12th, 2003. Note this is another small stab MLU aircraft. [Airliners.net
photo by Erik Frikke]
The plane came to a stop in the middle of the runway after using the arrestor hook.
The pilot walked away from the plane unharmed.