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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172818
Last updated: 23 July 2020
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Date:31-AUG-1982
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-25
Owner/operator:Syrian Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Juniah -   Lebanon
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down over Beirut by Israeli Defense Force fighter jet. Wreckage was seen falling in direction of Juniah.

Sources:

http://articles.chicagotribune.com/1985-11-20/news/8503200248_1_syrian-israeli-jets-israeli-air
New Straits Times 1 September 1982, p12


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jan-2015 09:19 gerard57 Added
16-Feb-2019 21:05 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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