Chronological Listing of Italian Air Force

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F-16
Losses and Ejections

Date Air Force A'cft Unit / Serial based crashed crew photo seat
26th January 2004
19:10 h

Italian A.F.
F-16A Block 15A MM7237
80-0581

18°Gruppo
Crashed about 9 miles off the coast of Trapani Captain Giuseppe Morana, ejected safely and was rescued by helicopter   ACES II
Monday 22nd May 2006
22:00

Italian Air Force
F-16A 82-1023
[
MM7246]
or
80-0616

[confirm???]

37 Stormo
Trapani-Birgi AB (Sicily)

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pilot Pier Francisco Grassi ejected
ACES II
Monday 22nd May 2006
22:00

Italian Air Force
F-16A 82-1023
or
80-0616
[confirm???]
En route to Decimomannu AB in Sardina for "Spring Flag 2006" exercise. Collided over the Mediterranean sea during a training exercise. Both pilots ejected and recovered by SAR and taken to the Marine hospital of Cagliari. pilot Fabio De Luca ejected ACES II
5th November 2007

Italian Air Force
F-16A
ADF
MM????
10°Gruppo [??]

37° Stormo
Trapani-Birgi Air Base
Bird strike on landing approach to Trapani-Birgi Air Base. Crashed within the airfield boundaries. Pilot ejected safely using ACES II ejection seat Captain Moris Ghiadoni
ejected
  ACES II
Monday 11th February 2008
20:00

Italian Air Force
F-16 MM????

18°Gruppo


37° Stormo
Trapani-Birgi Air Base
crashed during night training mission 15 miles from Levanzo Island in very poor weather conditions Commander Maurizio De Angelis
ejected
ACES II
                 

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