Accident Sukhoi Su-22M3 , 25 Jul 2013
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 157034
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SU17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Sukhoi Su-22M3
Owner/operator:Syrian Air Force
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Manbij, Aleppo Governorate -   Syria
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Sh'eirat AFB
Destination airport:Sh'eirat AFB
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
During combat mission the aircraft was damaged by anti-aircraft fire. The pilot decided not to eject and try to land the plane on the airfield Tabqa. During landing all hydraulic systems failed, the plane lost control and crashed, killing the pilot.


Revision history:

23-Jun-2013 14:45 gerard57 Added
11-Aug-2013 15:22 krasatpi Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
01-Jun-2015 08:52 gerard57 Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]

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