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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 157843
Last updated: 20 April 2018
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MG23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Owner/operator:Libyan Air Force
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Malleme airport, Crete -   Greece
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Libya
Destination airport:Malleme airport, Crete
The pilot defected from Libya and asked political asylum in Greece.
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.


Revision history:

29-Jul-2013 02:15 gerard57 Added

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