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Last updated: 26 March 2019
Date:Tuesday 15 July 2014
Type:Silhouette image of generic A332 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A330-202
Operator:Libyan Airlines
Registration: 5A-LAS
C/n / msn: 1424
First flight: 2013-05-30 (1 year 2 months)
Engines: 2 General Electric CF6-80E1A4
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Tripoli International Airport (TIP) (   Libya)
Phase: Standing (STD)
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Destination airport:-
Several aircraft were damaged at Tripoli International Airport (TIP), Libya during fighting between rival militias. A Libyan Airlines Airbus A330 suffered substantial damage to the right hand fuselage after possibly being struck by an RPG.

Destroyed on ground

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