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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 141893
Last updated: 24 May 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MIR2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dassault Mirage 2000D
Owner/operator:EC 3/11 Armee de l'Air
Registration: 619/188-IM
MSN: 419
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Tabuk -   Saudi Arabia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Two fighters crashed Saturday 14 January 2012 at noon in northern Saudi Arabia, following a mid-air collision.

“During joint training exercise "Green Shield" simulating an air combat, a Mirage 2000D of EC 3/11 aircraft belonging to the French armed forces collided with an McDonnell Douglas F-15C aircraft of the Royal Saudi Air Force", said an official from the Ministry of Defense of Saudi Arabia.

The three pilots ejected safely.


Revision history:

15-Jan-2012 03:44 gerard57 Added
15-Jan-2012 04:36 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
04-Feb-2012 06:05 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Cn]
19-Aug-2015 17:43 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
29-Sep-2018 18:23 JF Updated [Operator, Location, Source]
23-Dec-2019 17:09 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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