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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 266788
Last updated: 21 October 2021
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Date:15-AUG-2021
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic E314 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Embraer A29B Super Tucano
Owner/operator:Afghan Air Force
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:District Sherabad, Surkhandarya -   Uzbekistan
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed during night escape from Afghanistan in the evening of Sunday 15 August 2021.
2 occupants were reported injured. The occupants are said to have bailed out by parachute.
Later, the Uzbek Prosecutor General's Office said that three Embraer planes crossed the border of Uzbekistan on the night of August 15 and requested landing at the Karshi-Khanabad airport. Two Mig-29 fighters of the Uzbek Air Force took off to intercept, and the Afghan planes were ordered to land at Termez Airport. Later, a MiG-29 collided with one of the Embraer aircraft. Both planes crashed. The pilots bailed out.

Sources:

https://afghanistan.liveuamap.com/en/2021/16-august-the-plane-with-the-insignia-of-the-afghan-air-force
https://t.me/ImpNavigator/2296
http://www.prokuratura.uz/#/newsview?id=1675

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Aug-2021 09:10 plcedi Added
16-Aug-2021 09:44 Iceman 29 Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Embed code, Narrative]
16-Aug-2021 10:19 gerard57 Updated [Date, Location, Embed code, Narrative]
16-Aug-2021 10:21 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
16-Aug-2021 14:50 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
16-Aug-2021 15:36 Dmitry Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
16-Aug-2021 17:36 Dmitriy Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]

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