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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 169803
Last updated: 21 May 2019
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Date:12-SEP-2014
Time:12:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic AJET model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dassault/Dornier Alpha Jet E
Owner/operator:Nigerian Air Force
Registration: NAF466
C/n / msn: N17/0017
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:ca 50 km from Yola -   Nigeria
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Yola (10:45)
Destination airport:Yola
Narrative:
Went missing during routine training flight.
In a video image it was suggested that the Alpha Jet was downed by Boko Haram, while one of the pilots was executed, but this could not be verified by independent sources.

Sources:

http://dailypost.ng/2014/09/14/nigerian-air-force-plane-missing-adamawa/
http://thenewsnigeria.com.ng/2014/09/boko-haram-war-nigerias-military-says-alpha-jet-missing/
http://dailyindependentnig.com/2014/09/missing-air-force-fighter-jet-found-crashed-adamawa/
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2780169/Boko-Haram-releases-video-showing-beheading-Nigerian-Air-Force-pilot-terror-leader-declares-Even-kill-not-stop-imposing-Islamic-rule.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Sep-2014 09:41 gerard57 Added
14-Sep-2014 14:15 Aerossurance Updated [Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Sep-2014 09:01 gerard57 Updated [Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
04-Oct-2014 15:20 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]
10-Nov-2014 14:44 TB Updated [Time, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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