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Last updated: 18 November 2019
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Date:Sunday 9 January 1966
Type:Silhouette image of generic U16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman HU-16A Albatross
Operator:Republic of China Air Force - ROCAF
Registration: 11021
C/n / msn: G-24
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Taiwan Strait (   Taiwan)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Matsu Airport (MFK/RCMT), Taiwan
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Shot down by two Chinese Air Force Shenyang J-5 (MiG-17) jets.

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