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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192951
Last updated: 29 January 2020
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Date:16-JAN-2017
Time:11:50CET
Type:C-135FR
Owner/operator:French Air Force
Registration: 737 / 93-CI
C/n / msn: 18697
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Malta International Airport, LMML -   Malta
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The C-135FR, callsign FAF4012, suffered an engine failure while operating in the Maltese airspace. This resulted in the diversion to Malta for C-135FR and also 2 x FAF Rafale Cs that where supposed to be refueled by the tanker.

Sources:

https://www.timesofmalta.com/articles/view/20170116/local/french-fighter-jets-diverted-to-malta-aviation-sources.636712


Revision history:

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19-Jan-2017 10:22 magic52 Added

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