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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 60778
Last updated: 29 May 2017
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Date:27-NOV-1992
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic V10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American Rockwell OV-10A Bronco
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Venezolana
Registration: 1103
C/n / msn: 321-111
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Base Aérea Francisco -   Venezuela
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
During a coup d'etat again the Government, OV-10A Bronco 1108 was captured by rebel forces, and used for airstrikes against forces loyal to the Venezuelan Government.

During the coup d'etat, the Rebel pilot attacked loyal Military objectives in Caracas, but was hit by an RBS-70 missile fired by the Venezuelan Army, which was still loyal to the Government.

The Pilot, May. Luis Miguel Magallanes "Chokos" ejected over the Base Aérea Francisco and was captured.

Sources:

http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/OV_10_BRONCO.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Nov-2011 21:12 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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