ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 157843
Last updated: 27 February 2017
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Narrative:The pilot defected from Libya and asked political asylum in Greece.
|Owner/operator:||Libyan Air Force|
|C/n / msn:|| |
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Malleme airport, Crete -
|Destination airport:||Malleme airport, Crete|
The pilot suffered chest injuries when his plane overshot the runway at Malleme airport in western Crete, crashed in a field and caught fire. He managed to crawl out of the cockpit before the plane was engulfed in flames.