UI Ilyushin Il-76 YI-AIO,
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Date:Tuesday 23 September 1980
Type:Silhouette image of generic IL76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Ilyushin Il-76
Owner/operator:Iraqi Airways
Registration: YI-AIO
MSN: 073410315
Year of manufacture:1977
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Baghdad-Saddam International Airport (SDA) -   Iraq
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Paris-Orly Airport (ORY/LFPO)
Destination airport:Baghdad-Saddam International Airport (SDA/ORBS)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The aircraft was said to have been shot down by two Iraqi S-125 Neva (SA-3) surface to air missiles fired by Iraqi forces during the Iran/Iraq war.


Soviet Transports
Aviation World April 2000 (p. 58)
Scramble Vol.13, nr.03
Iraqi Air-to-Air Victories since 1967

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