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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 143701
Last updated: 15 December 2020
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Time:13:35 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mikojan-Gurjevič MiG-27M Flogger-D
Owner/operator:Sri Lanka Air Force
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Marawila, about 60 km north of Colombo -   Sri Lanka
Phase: En route
Departure airport:VCBI
Destination airport:
A MiG 27 fighter jet of the Sri Lanka Air Force has crashed in Dummalasuriya on 13 February 2012.

The pilot has managed to eject safely.


Revision history:

13-Feb-2012 03:01 gerard57 Added
13-Feb-2012 03:12 gerard57 Updated [Time, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Feb-2012 03:30 gerard57 Updated [Location, Source]
13-Feb-2012 04:41 Alpine Flight Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Departure airport]
17-May-2013 15:50 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]

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