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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 199391
Last updated: 23 November 2017
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Date:05-SEP-2017
Time:09:18
Type:SOKO G-4A Super Galeb
Owner/operator:Tatmadaw Lei (Myanmar Air Force)
Registration: 37..
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Aircraft missing
Location:12 miles south of Gwa Township, Rakhine State -   Myanmar
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Pathein airport
Destination airport:Pathein airport
Narrative:
The military G-4 trainer jet went missing. Search operations are being conducted. Statement indentified one pilot by name.
The wreckage of the plane was finally found on Wednesday 18 October 2017. Both pilots are presumed to have died in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.reuters.com/article/myanmar-military/myanmar-military-loses-contact-with-a-training-jet-idUSL4N1LM2O5
http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-09/05/c_136585623.htm .
https://www.irrawaddy.com/news/burma/wreckage-missing-military-jet-found.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Sep-2017 09:12 gerard57 Added
05-Sep-2017 09:53 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
19-Oct-2017 09:33 gerard57 Updated [Total occupants, Total fatalities, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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