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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 145306
Last updated: 9 December 2016
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Date:26-APR-2012
Time:10:35 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG29 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mikojan-Gurevič MiG-29UB
Owner/operator:Bulgarian Air Force
Registration: 11
C/n / msn: N50903013375
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Tsarimir, Plovdiv -   Bulgaria
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:LBPG
Destination airport:LBPG
Narrative:
A Bulgarian Air Force MiG-29UB Fulcrum of 3 Iztrebitelna Aviacionna Basa (3.IAB Wing) / 2/3 Iztrebitelna Avio Eskadrila,(full c/n: N50903013375), has ditched into a river between the southern villages of Tsarimir and Golyam Chardak, Plovdiv province, shorly after take off from Graf Ignatievo Air Base - LBPG.

The two pilots catapulted themselves out of the aircraft and have already returned to Graf Ignatievo Air Base.

Sources:
http://www.novinite.com/view_news.php?id=138824
http://i.id24.bg//im/g/8466_1.jpg
http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-photos/photos/6/3/3/1998336.jpg (photo)



At the crash site 3 hours and 30 min after it happened. Conditions were not good for taking pictures - against the light and far from the debris.

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Apr-2012 12:00 95.43.0.53 Added
26-Apr-2012 12:05 krasatpi Updated [Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
26-Apr-2012 12:10 krasatpi Updated [Source, Narrative]
26-Apr-2012 12:23 harro Updated [Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
26-Apr-2012 12:24 95.43.0.53 Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Apr-2012 02:24 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-May-2012 00:20 Airfan Updated [[Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]]
17-May-2013 15:42 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
19-Oct-2016 08:52 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source]
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