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Last updated: 16 June 2021
Date:Tuesday 10 August 1999
Type:Silhouette image of generic ATLA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Breguet 1150 Atlantic
Operator:Pakistan Navy Air Arm
Registration: 91
MSN: 33
First flight:
Engines: 2 Rolls-Royce Tyne RTy.20 Mk 21
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 16 / Occupants: 16
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Ran of Kutch (   Pakistan)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Karachi-Mehran NAS (OPSF), Pakistan
Destination airport:Karachi-Mehran NAS (OPSF), Pakistan
The Breguet Atlantic was on a surveillance mission over southeastern Pakistan when it, according to India, intruded in its airspace. The airplane was shot down by two Indian Air Force MiG-21 fighter planes near the Indian border.

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