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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172174
Last updated: 15 December 2020
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Date:01-MAR-2007
Time:00:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic CJ6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Nanchang PT-6
Owner/operator:Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF)
Registration: CT-185
C/n / msn: 6432027
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Anuradhapura AB (ADP/VCCA) -   Sri Lanka
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Anuradhapura AB (ADP/VCCA)
Destination airport:Anuradhapura AB (ADP/VCCA)
Narrative:
The military training aircraft crashed shortly after takeoff from Anuradhapura airbase. Both pilot and trainee died in the crash.

Sources:

http://www.mnews24.com/world/2007/03/01/sri-lanka-air-force-training-plane-crashes-2-dead
http://web.archive.org/web/20170720192702/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Country-By-Country/Sri_Lanka.htm
http://www.lankanewspapers.com/news/2007/3/12755.html
https://www.scramble.nl/database/military/lk#results


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Dec-2014 16:21 gerard57 Added
12-Dec-2014 16:22 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
15-Dec-2020 12:46 Cobar Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]

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