Tag: Colorado Air National Guard

The F-16D Fighting Falcon crashed into the grass as it taxied to the staging area following a performance at the Dayton Air Show As reported by Fox31 in an article brought to my attention by The Aviation Geek Club reader Jared Smith, an F-16D belonging to the USAF Thunderbirds carrying a passenger was flipped over by a strong gust of...
The vertical stabilizer from the fallen aircraft also happens to be the last F-16 Block 52 tail wing in Air Force inventory and will be a valuable asset if it is deemed able to return to the fleet The Thunderbird F-16 that went down in Colorado last year had its vertical stabilizer  removed by Airmen from the 140th Wing, Colorado...