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Date:04-APR-2012
Time:15:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG29 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29SE
Owner/operator:Sudan Air Force
Registration: 6..
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Unity state -   South Sudan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A Sudan Air Force Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29SE was shot down by South Sudanese AAA in the South Sudan Unity state, according to reports by the South Sudanese military. The MiG was one of two overflying South Sudanese oil fields.

Sources:

http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/south-sudan-shoots-sudanese-jet-16071805#.T3yUYav9PHw
http://thegreatdayofannihilation.com/2012/04/05/apr-4-2012-south-sudan_shot-down-a-mig-29-fighter-of-sudan/
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Apr-2012 12:38 harro Added
05-Apr-2012 23:04 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Location, Source, Narrative]

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