U.S. officials of Virginia-based Phoenix International Inc. said a salvage team has recovered the Israel Air Force F-16D piloted by the grandson of former Prime Minister Menachem Begin that crashed into the Mediterranean on Mar. 27. The bodies of the aircrew were recovered from the surface at the time of the accident. The team used a side scan sonar to find the wreckage and a remotely operated vehicle to map the debris field. They recovered specific parts of the aircraft, including the ...

THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS

You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "U.S. officials of Virginia-based Phoenix International Inc. said a salvage team has recovered the Israel Air Force F-16D".

 

Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.

 

Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.