Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

Login with username, password and session length

Author Topic: Belgian F-16 crash leaves pilot stuck  (Read 796 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Angry Turnip

  • Global Moderator
  • Marshal of the Air Force
  • *****
  • Posts: 11475
  • Gender: Male
  • Local Airport: BFS
  • Favourite Aircraft: Hawker Hunter/Harrier
  • A-P.net Photos: 1
Belgian F-16 crash leaves pilot stuck
« on: September 19, 2019, 12:30:05 PM »
A two-seat Belgian F-16 has crashed near Lorient in France, and one of the flight crew is stuck on a power line after ejecting.

More here from BBC news website....https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-49751536
« Last Edit: September 19, 2019, 12:30:50 PM by Angry Turnip »

Offline Jimi182

  • Military Movements Group
  • Wing Commander
  • *
  • Posts: 272
  • Gender: Male
  • Local Airport: Belfast City
  • Favourite Aircraft: Tornado
Re: Belgian F-16 crash leaves pilot stuck
« Reply #1 on: September 19, 2019, 12:41:13 PM »
Hope he's ok!  He must have been unconscious, or just couldn't avoid landing on the powerline?

Offline Sneaky_Nikon

  • G8 Contact Group
  • Air Vice-Marshal
  • *
  • Posts: 1491
  • Gender: Male
  • Local Airport: EGAE/AA
  • Favourite Aircraft: Cold War jets
Re: Belgian F-16 crash leaves pilot stuck
« Reply #2 on: September 19, 2019, 02:24:03 PM »
I'm just a couple of miles to the east right now. Was a lot of FJ activity last night, at one point something was orbiting the gite but nothing seen.
Architect, Architect. VENGEANCE one one on fours.....