ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 57240
Last updated: 6 March 2015
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Date:04-DEC-1983
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman A-6E Intruder
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 152915
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lebanon -   Lebanon
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane was shot down by Syrian Air Force, presumably inside Lebanon. One occupant died and another one was taken prisoner by Syrian Armed Forces.

Sources:
http://www.jta.org/1983/12/05/archive/u-s-israel-in-separate-air-strikes-over-lebanon-2-u-s-navy-planes-downed-by-syrians


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
09-Jan-2015 12:13 gerard57 Updated [Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
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