ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68195
Last updated: 23 August 2014
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Date:06-JUL-2008
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MiG-27M Flogger
Owner/operator:Sri Lanka Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Katunayake AB -   Sri Lanka
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Katunayake AB
Narrative:
A bullet punctured the hydraulic accumulator, preventing the main undercarriage from being lowered, resulting in a belly landing.

Sources:
Scramble 352


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Sep-2009 11:37 harro Added
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