Chronological Listing of Danish Air Force

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F-16
Losses and Ejections

 

Date Air Force A'cft Unit / Serial

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crashed crew photo seat
5th April 1983
RDAF
F-16A Block 1 E-175
78-0175
Esk 730 Crashed near Fole, South Juttland 2nd lieutenant Kim Robert Juul, ejected safely   ACES II
19 Jun 1984
RDAF
F-16B Block 10 ET-209
78-0209
Esk 726 Collided over Fyn Island, Denmark, with F-16B (78-0211, ET-211)     ACES II
Pilot Lieutenant Egon Christensen ejected but hit canopy - killed SA Flemming Mortensen ejected but hit canopy - killed ACES II
19 Jun 1984
RDAF
F-16B Block 10B ET-211
78-0211
Esk 727 Collided over Fyn Island, Denmark, with F-16B (78-0209, ET-209)     ACES II
Captain Ole Bria Lessel, ejected safely not occupied ACES II
14 Dec 1984
RDAF
F-16A Block 5 E-185
78-0185
Esk 727 Landing gear problems on approach to Skrydstrup AB 2nd lieutenant P. Bergstrøm ejected   ACES II
1 Apr 1985
RDAF
F-16A Block 5 E-179
78-0179
Esk 730 Collided at 14,000 feet with F-16A (78-0186, E-186) just north of Ribe lieutenant René Sten Jensen, ejected safely   ACES II
1 Apr 1985
RDAF
F-16A Block 5 E-186
78-0186
Esk 730 Collided at 14,000 feet with F-16A (78-0179, E-179) Lieutenant John Møller Sørensen, ejected safely   ACES II
7th December 1987

RDAF
F-16A Block 10C E-201
78-0201
Esk 723 Low altitude training mission. Hit water when avoiding flock of birds and engine stalled. Crashed near Vadehavet, near Rømø, Denmark Captain Steven D. Wheeless (American exchange pilot), ejected safely pic requested ACES II
10th December 1987
RDAF
F-16A Block 5 E-185
78-0185
Esk 730 Engine failure. Crashed near Ålebæk Bugt, south of Skagen, Denmark Lieutenant Per Barner Petersen ejected safely   ACES II
22nd November 1996
RDAF
F-16A E-597   damaged     ACES II
11th December 1996
10:46h

RDAF
F-16B Block ET-205
78-0205
Esk 730 Return flight to Skydstrup air base. Crashed in a sugar beet field 6 kilometres from the airfield shortly after  take-off from RAF Marham, Necton near Norfolk, United Kingdom.     ACES II
Captain M. A. Friis ejected at 1600ft over Narborough First Lieutenant M. L. Andersen ejected at 1600ft over Narborough- parachute caught in tree ACES II
12th February 1997
RDAF
F-16B ET-208   Taking part in Operation Allied Force technical fault "critical engine problems.". Made an emergency landing at Sarajevo airport in Bosnia     ACES II
     
19th April 1999
13:25gmt

RDAF
F-16A     damaged     ACES II
2nd April 2001
14:43

RDAF
F-16A   E-178     crashed during training 45 kilometers off the coast over the North Sea Captain Allan O. Jensen ejected ACES II
19th December 2002
RDAF
F-16AM   E-006   Bagram Air Base  Forward landing gear collapsed, crash-landed at Air Base  just off the end of the runway in a minefield, Afghanistan Pilot did not eject was taken  to the U.S. Army hospital at Bagram, for observation   ACES II
12th August 2004
12:00

RDAF
F-16BM   ET-204   Aalborg AB Damaged. Belly landed when landing gear collapsed during practice touch and goes     ACES II
17th November 2005
RDAF
F-16AM   E-609     damaged     ACES II
                 
 
RDAF
            ACES II

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