ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 176215
Last updated: 27 September 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Date:19-MAY-2015
Time:12:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic SU27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sukhoi Su-30MKI
Owner/operator:Indian Air Force (IAF)
Registration: SB137
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:36 km south of the Tezpur, Assam -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Tezpur airbase
Destination airport:Tezpur airbase
Narrative:
The aircraft crashed due to a technical malfunction. Both pilots ejected safely.
Two men and a woman were injured after they were hit by the aircraft debris.

Sources:

https://www.thestatesman.com/news/latest-headlines/iaf-su-30mki-crashes-in-assam/64170.html
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Sukhoi-30-fighter-jet-crashes-near-Tezpur-pilots-safe/articleshow/47341852.cms
http://lostarmour.info/aflosses/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-May-2015 11:02 gerard57 Added
19-May-2015 15:36 Anon. Updated [Narrative]
04-Jan-2016 17:53 El_serj Updated [Registration, Source]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description