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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58782
Last updated: 16 September 2019
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Date:20-FEB-2009
Time:
Type:Zlín 143
Owner/operator:LTTE
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Colombo -   Sri Lanka
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Illegal Flight
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Two Zlin 143 light-planes of the Tamil Tigers attacked the City of Colombo. This plane crashed in
the Inland Renevue Department building in Colombo after hit by anti-aircraft fire.

Sources:

http://www.colombopage.com/archive_09/February22170623CH.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Feb-2009 12:22 Anon. Added
24-Dec-2010 10:22 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]

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