Viper911
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Israeli Air Force F-16I Crashed In Southern Israel

Wed Nov 10, 2010 11:19 pm

A F-16I Sufa crashed in souther israel today in the Negev desert, 4 F-16I preformed a training mission today at approximately 18:00 GMT 1 of the F-16s went down and crashed inside Makhtesh Ramon. At this time there is no info about the crew (pilot and navigator), they considered as missing at the moment.

A link from the israeli news agency Ynet:
http://www.ynet.co.il/english/articles/0,7340,L-3982913,00.html

[Edited 2010-11-10 15:49:59]
 
Viper911
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RE: Israeli Air Force F-16I Crashed In Southern Israel

Thu Nov 11, 2010 1:33 pm

After hours of searching the bodies of the pilot Major Amichay Itkis, and the navigator Major Emanuel Levy were retrieved today from the crash site. Another sad crash that adds to the recent CH-53 tragedy in Romania earlier in July this year.

RIP.

and link to the article: http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3983253,00.html
 
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RE: Israeli Air Force F-16I Crashed In Southern Israel

Fri Nov 12, 2010 2:27 pm

RIP, my friends, another sad tragidy for friends of all countries who fly.

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