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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 94133
Last updated: 31 July 2015
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Date:21-MAY-1982
Time:ca 14:58 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MIRA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
IAI Dagger (Dassault Mirage 5)
Owner/operator:Fuerza Aérea Argentina
Registration: C-407
C/n / msn: S-26
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:N of Port Howard, Falklands -   Argentina
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:San Julian (14:00)
Destination airport:Raton
Narrative:
Grupo 6. By 13.50 hours three Daggers were intercepted by a 801 Squadron Royal Navy CAP.
(Lt.Cmdr. N. Ward and Lt. S. Thomas). The three Daggers were shot down with Sidewinder missiles, Thomas accounting for two and Ward for one. Pilot 1°Tte Jorge Senn ejected.

Sources:
http://www.britains-smallwars.com/Falklands/index.html
Le Fana de l`Aviation
Air Fan


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Sep-2012 14:20 Daniel Nole Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Jun-2015 14:07 TB Updated [Time, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
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