Accident Lockheed Martin F-16C Fighting Falcon 94-0081, Friday 16 January 2004
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Date:Friday 16 January 2004
Time:c. 11:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Lockheed Martin F-16C Fighting Falcon
Owner/operator:Türk Hava Kuvvetleri
Registration: 94-0081
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Tavşanlı, Kütahya -   Turkey
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Balıkesir Airport (BZI/LTBF)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Disappeared from radars during combat training. Wreckage and body of pilot Mehmet Karakuzulu were not found until January 18 due to heavy snowfall.



Revision history:

22-Nov-2013 19:10 Dr. John Smith Added
22-Nov-2013 19:11 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
22-Nov-2013 19:15 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
21-Sep-2014 16:05 TB Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
21-Sep-2014 20:16 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
30-Nov-2015 11:03 TB Updated [Operator]
24-Feb-2021 10:31 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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