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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163780
Last updated: 2 September 2020
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Time:c. 13:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-17R
Owner/operator:Bulgarian Air Force
Registration: 22
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Acquaviva delle Fonti (Bari) -   Italy
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Hit tree and fell to the ground during emergency landing in farm field out of fuel. Pilot Milius Solakov (24) sustained injuries.

Passauer Neue Presse 22 January 1962, p1 (photo)
La Stampa 22 January 1962, p1
La Nacion 21 January 1962, p52 (photo)
British Pathe

Revision history:

10-Feb-2014 17:57 jollyroger Added
02-Oct-2014 19:11 TB Updated [Time, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
04-May-2015 19:23 TB Updated [Source]
15-Feb-2016 14:26 TB Updated [Source]
30-Dec-2016 18:27 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source]
12-Dec-2018 17:51 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source]

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