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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 184958
Last updated: 14 July 2020
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Date:23-JUN-1957
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada L-20A Beaver
Owner/operator:Imperial Iranian Air Force (IIAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Nikshahr -   Iran
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:airport near Pakistan border
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Caught fire shortly after take-off. Brig.Gen Ahmad Sharif, one Ten and two Sarg. Type not confirmed, but possible.

Sources:

ABC 25 June 1957, p48
http://web.archive.org/web/20171101201742/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/country-by-country/iran.htm
The Straits Times 24 June 1957, p3


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Feb-2016 21:48 TB Added
27-Feb-2016 15:21 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
05-Mar-2019 22:23 TB Updated [Date, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Mar-2019 22:32 TB Updated [Date, Location, Departure airport]

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