Chronological Listing of Venezuelan Air Force

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F-16
Losses and Ejections

               
Date Air Force A'cft Unit / Serial

based

crashed crew photo seat
20th April 1994


FAV

F-16B Block 15K FAV 9581
82-1055

Grupo Aéreo de Caza N°16

Bird strike / Engine Failure.
Crashed due to a bird strike OR engine failure, near Barquisimeto
    ACES II
ejected OK ejected OK ACES II
22nd November 1995


FAV

F-16B Block 15K FAV 2179
82-1054

Grupo Aéreo de Caza N°16
Maracay/Palo Negro AB

Crashed during aerobatic display     ACES II
killed killed ACES II
27th September 2001


FAV

F-16A Block 15L FAV 6611
82-1052

Grupo Aéreo de Caza N°16

Bird Strike.
TURKEY VULTURE Ingested into engine, lost all hydraulic power
on arrival at Barcelona airfield over FAV Barcelona "Tte. Luis del Valle Garcia" Base
 
 Pilot, Colonel Héctor G. D’Armaz Dugarte
[CO Grupo 16]
"Vibora"  ejected at low level, 20 m from the ground and at 100 knots safely but broke his leg

                photo Code One
ACES II

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