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Last updated: 23 January 2017
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Date:Sunday 20 July 2014
Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-202
Operator:Afriqiyah Airways
Registration: 5A-ONF
C/n / msn: 999
First flight: 2009-06-18 (5 years 1 months)
Engines: 2 General Electric CF6-80E1A4
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Airplane damage: Destroyed
Airplane fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tripoli International Airport (TIP) (   Libya)
Phase: Standing (STD)
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Narrative:
An Afriqiyah Airway Airbus A330 was struck by an RPG during fighting between rival militias at Tripoli International Airport (TIP), Libya. The airplane was hit in the tail and caught fire. The fire consumed the airplane.

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