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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 191864
Last updated: 14 July 2020
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Date:03-DEC-2016
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SU27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sukhoi Su-33
Owner/operator:Russian Navy
Registration: 67 Red
C/n / msn: 49051006305
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mediterranean Sea -
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier
Destination airport:Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier
Narrative:
A Sukhoi Su-33 jet of the Russian Navy, engaged in a combat mission in Syria, crashed into the sea while trying to land on Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier.
The problem was again in the capture rope, which this time the aircraft could not capture on landing, and so ended up in the water. The pilot had no choice but to catapult. He was caught Ok by a helicopter.

Sources:

http://tass.com/defense/916808
https://theaviationist.com/?p=40626
https://www.kommersant.ru/doc/3164261


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Dec-2016 11:29 gerard57 Added
05-Dec-2016 13:38 jan olieslagers Updated [Date]
05-Dec-2016 15:19 u2fly Updated [Source]
05-Dec-2016 19:30 Anon. Updated [Operator]
05-Dec-2016 19:30 harro Updated [Operator, Country, Narrative]
05-Dec-2016 19:30 harro Updated [Country]
08-Dec-2016 06:10 marko Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]
26-Mar-2019 15:43 Nepa Updated [Narrative, Operator]

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