Accident HAL HJT-16 Kiran Mk2 IN078, 03 Mar 2010
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73275
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Time:11:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic HT16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
HAL HJT-16 Kiran Mk2
Owner/operator:Indian Navy - Sagar Pawan display team (INAS551A)
Registration: IN078
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:City of Begumpet, near Hyderabad Airport (VOHY) -   India
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Goa-Dabolim Airport - VAGO
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
During the air show/exibition "India Aviation 2010" HJT-16 Kiran Mk2 IN078 of the Indian Navy Sagar Pawan display team crashed into building in Hyderabad. The pilots were unable to pull up from a dive and went into a spiral as the planes were breaking away from the other three aircraft of the formation. Both pilots and a civilian on the ground were killed. Also at least 5 other civilians received injuries.

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Revision history:

03-Mar-2010 02:43 Gianni Added
03-Mar-2010 03:20 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Narrative]
03-Mar-2010 04:53 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Mar-2010 05:02 RobertMB Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
03-Mar-2010 05:12 chulian1819 Updated [Other fatalities, Source]
03-Mar-2010 05:30 wanderer Updated [Time, Location, Source, Narrative]
03-Mar-2010 06:14 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Mar-2010 21:04 signaal Updated [Registration, Source]
04-Mar-2010 04:56 RobertMB Updated [Registration, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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