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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 248865
Last updated: 20 October 2021
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Date:17-MAR-2021
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG21 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MiG-21 Bison
Owner/operator:Indian Air Force (IAF)
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Gwalior Airport (GWL/VIGR) -   India
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Gwalior Airport (GWL/VIGR), India
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The IAF MiG-21 Bison crashed upon takeoff from an airbase in central India under unknown circumstances. The pilot died in the crash.

Sources:

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/mig-21-bison-crashes-in-central-india-pilot-killed/articleshow/81547328.cms
https://twitter.com/IAF_MCC/status/1372090639865683969


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Mar-2021 08:46 gerard57 Added
17-Mar-2021 10:26 harro Updated [Source]
18-Mar-2021 00:45 Captain Adam Updated [Location, Departure airport, Narrative]

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