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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 249029
Last updated: 18 June 2021
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Date:23-MAR-2021
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic T22M model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Tupolev Tu-22M3
Owner/operator:Russian Air Force
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Shaykovka Air Base -   Russia
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Shaykovka Air Base
Destination airport:
Narrative:
During engine start, the ejection seats were activated by mistake, resulting in the death of three crew members. One other crew member survived the accident and was taken to a hospital.

Sources:

https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/3-dead-in-russian-military-plane-accident-report-2397262
https://www.dailystar.co.uk/news/breaking-three-air-crew-dead-23778919

Location


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Mar-2021 11:43 gerard57 Added
23-Mar-2021 11:56 harro Updated [Departure airport, Narrative, Category]
23-Mar-2021 13:56 gerard57 Updated [Total occupants, Narrative]
24-Mar-2021 08:11 Anon. Updated [Narrative]

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