Chronological Listing of Republic of Korea Air Force

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F-16
Losses and Ejections

               
Date Air Force A'cft Unit / Serial

based

crashed crew photo seat
8th April 1993
RoKAF
Block 32F
F-16C
87-655
87-1655
19 FW Crashed into mountain area near Chungwon, Korea Pilot killed   ACES II
8th June 2001
RoKAF
Block 32A
F-16D
84-372
84-1372
19 FW Engine stalled. Crashed at Andong ejected Can anyone confirm ejection ACES II
ejected ACES II
26th February 2002
RoKAF
Block 52D
F-16C
93-087
93-4087
20 FW
Sosan AB
Fire shortly after take off from Air Base. Crashed into rice field Captain Roon, ejected safely   ACES II
18th September 2002
RoKAF
Block 32Q
F-16D
90-938
90-0938
19 FW Engine stalled. Crashed at  Nakdong firing range, near Sangju ejected Can anyone confirm ejection ACES II
ejected  
24th January 2003
RoKAF
Block 52K
F-16D
92-038
92-4038
20 FW Main under-carriage collapsed during heavy landing   no ejection  
30th June 2003
15:00 hours

RoKAF
F‑16 Viper     very hard landing at Choongwon The pilot ejected but the aircraft slid further on the runway   ACES II
Friday 27th January 2006
9:50 a.m. (0050 GMT)

South Korean
F-16C
Block 32A
85-1576
19th Fighter Wing
 Jungwon AB
Following take-off from  its base near city of Chungju, North Chungcheong Province, located some 150 kilometers southeast of Seoul
    an  F-16C similar to this was lost     photo ROKAF

The pilot, a 35-year-old major, ejected with minor injuries

ACES II
Tuesday 13th February 2007
11:00

South Korean AF
KF-16C 93-4053
KC-33
155th Fighter Squadron at Jungweon AB, South Korea During a training flight crashed  into the West Sea near a shooting range in Boryeong, South Chungcheong Province Air Force Pilot Wu ejected ACES II
This is the 4th loss of a Korean Air Force  KF-16 aircraft.  (August and September 1997 and in February 2002.)

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