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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 136765
Last updated: 10 January 2020
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Time:16:43 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG29 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mig-29KUB Fulcrum-D
Owner/operator:Mikoyan-Guervich (MiG) Aircraft Corp
Registration: 947
C/n / msn: 0111
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Akhtubinsk, Astrakhan region -   Russia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Akhtubinsk Air Base (URWH)
Destination airport:Akhtubinsk Air Base (URWH)
Mig-29 fighter plane crashed near Akhtubinsk, Astrakhan: aircraft was on pre-delivery test flight prior to being handed over to the Indian Navy.

Two pilots confirmed dead: crew later named as Colonel Alexander Kruzhilin and Colonel Oleg Spichka, both MiG Aircraft Corporation Test Pilots

Sources: (Scramble 388)

Revision history:

23-Jun-2011 09:28 VAR Added
23-Jun-2011 11:03 Poldi Updated [Time, Narrative]
23-Jun-2011 13:35 Black Typhoon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport]
23-Jun-2011 13:38 Black Typhoon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
13-Jul-2011 01:15 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]
04-Oct-2011 20:01 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Operator, Source, Narrative]
10-Jan-2012 12:34 marko Updated [Registration]
11-Jun-2014 17:38 Anon. Updated [Registration, Narrative]
05-Dec-2014 11:14 Anon. Updated [Cn]

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