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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150800
Last updated: 25 April 2019
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Date:20-NOV-2012
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG21 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mikojan-Gurjevič MiG-21MF
Owner/operator:Egyptian Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Near Aswan -   Egypt
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Aswan Airbase
Destination airport:Aswan Airbase
Narrative:
A MiG-21 fighter jet crashed into an agricultural area near Aswan, Egypt. The aircraft was on a trainingflight. The pilot was killed.

Sources:

http://www.news-journalonline.com/article/20121121/API/1211210748
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/11/21/3107842/egypt-pilot-killed-in-jet-crash.html]
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.sunherald.com/2012/11/21/4317214/egypt-pilot-killed-in-jet-crash.html]
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.macon.com/2012/11/21/2258527/egypt-pilot-killed-in-jet-crash.html]


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Nov-2012 14:21 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added
22-Nov-2012 18:48 Black Typhoon Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport]
17-May-2013 15:53 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]

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