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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 221276
Last updated: 12 July 2019
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Date:28-JAN-2019
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic RFAL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dassault Rafale EM
Owner/operator:Egyptian Air Force
Registration: 9352/EM02
C/n / msn: EM02
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gebel el-Basur AFB -   Egypt
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Gebel el-Basur AFB
Destination airport:Gebel el-Basur AFB
Narrative:
The Egyptian jet crashed under unknown circumstances. The pilot died in the crash.
Some media report the crash of a new Dassault Rafale instead a training jet Hongdu K-8E Karakorum of the 201 training squadron.
The pilot was the first to do a training in France.
23 Rafale were already delivered to Egypt.

Sources:

https://www.facebook.com/Scramblemagazine/posts/2615530068473511
https://www.facebook.com/horizonmalta/photos/a.246004449420683/285153535505774
http://www.defens-aero.com/2019/01/rafale-force-aerienne-aerienne-egyptienne-ecrase.html
https://defence-blog.com/news/egypt-denies-report-of-rafale-fighter-aircraft-crash.html
https://egyptdefreview.wordpress.com/2019/01/28/egypt-loses-rafale-fighter-jet-during-macron-visit/
https://www.mediapart.fr/journal/international/070219/le-crash-secret-d-un-rafale-en-egypte-embarrasse-paris-et-le-caire
https://fr.sputniknews.com/international/201902071039938521-rafale-macron-visite-egypte-chute/





Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Jan-2019 13:13 gerard57 Added
29-Jan-2019 13:38 Iceman 29 Updated [Operator, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
29-Jan-2019 13:45 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
30-Jan-2019 10:55 Iceman 29 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]
30-Jan-2019 10:57 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
31-Jan-2019 18:26 francois Updated [Source, Embed code]
01-Feb-2019 10:55 Iceman 29 Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Embed code]
01-Feb-2019 10:59 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
07-Feb-2019 15:29 Iceman 29 Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
07-Feb-2019 15:30 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
07-Feb-2019 23:07 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn]

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