Incident IAI Heron 1 (Shoval) , 21 Jan 2023
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 306104
 
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Date:21-JAN-2023
Time:
Type:IAI Heron 1 (Shoval)
Owner/operator:Israeli Defence Force (IDF), 200 Squadron
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Palmachim Air Base -   Israel
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Palmachim Air Base, near Yavne (LL59)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
A military IAI Heron 1 (Shoval) drone crashed on take off at Palmachim Air Base (near the cities of Rishon LeZion and Yavne). This is the third loss in as many months. IDF have paused Heron operations.

Sources:

1. https://en.mehrnews.com/news/196427/Israeli-army-drone-crashes-in-airbase-in-Occupied-lands
2. https://www.aa.com.tr/en/middle-east/israel-temporarily-halts-operation-of-its-shoval-drones-after-crash/2793842
3. https://www.i24news.tv/en/news/israel/defense/1674299680-israel-air-force-drone-damaged-during-takeoff
4. https://www.jpost.com/breaking-news/article-729167


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palmachim_Airbase
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/200_Squadron_(Israel)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IAI_Heron

Location

Media:

IAI Heron( framed)

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Jan-2023 14:25 gerard57 Added
21-Jan-2023 17:51 Aerossurance Updated [Aircraft type, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Jan-2023 17:52 Aerossurance Updated [Narrative]
21-Jan-2023 17:59 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Country, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative, Category]
22-Jan-2023 07:24 harro Updated [Narrative]
22-Jan-2023 09:29 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
22-Jan-2023 13:08 Aerossurance Updated [Operator]

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