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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161089
Last updated: 29 August 2019
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Date:30-SEP-2013
Time:15:22 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas RF-4E Phantom II
Owner/operator:Türk Hava Kuvvetleri
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:5 km W of Kangal/Sivas -   Turkey
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Malatya Erhaç Airport (MLX/LTAT)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane crashed, obviously due to a technical malfunction, and came down 5 km west of Kangal-Emir Village, Sivas. Both crew - Major Serdar Çeliker and Captain Fatih Tüm - ejected safely, but were injured in the incident. They were taken to the local hospital for treatment of their injuries. After receiving first aid treatment, they were airlifted to a state hospital in Malatya.

Sources:

1. https://www.aa.com.tr/en/archive/turkish-military-plane-crashes-in-central-turkey/214770
2. http://www.airporthaber.com/havacilik-haberleri/genelkurmaydan-kaza-aciklamasi.html
3. http://web.archive.org/web/20170702084322/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/_2013/2013.htm
4. http://www.worldbulletin.net/servisler/haberYazdir/119413/haber
5. http://www.todayszaman.com/latest-news_turkish-fighter-jet-crashes-in-sivas-two-injured_327769.html
6. http://indiandefence.com/threads/turkish-fighter-jet-crashes-in-central-turkey.33514/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Sep-2013 15:13 gerard57 Added
30-Sep-2013 18:28 PHANTOM Updated [Aircraft type]
30-Sep-2013 19:15 foldandfly Updated [Time, Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code]
30-Sep-2013 20:19 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Departure airport]
28-Oct-2014 20:23 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
12-Nov-2014 19:57 TB Updated [Operator, Location]
12-Nov-2014 20:23 TB Updated [Aircraft type]

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