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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 73860
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SU27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sukhoi Su-27
Owner/operator:Russian Air Force "Russian Knights"
Registration: 09 red
MSN: 36911030716
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Cam Ranh -   Vietnam
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Langkawi AB
Destination airport:Cam Ranh
The Rosskiye Vityazi display team was returning home from Malaysia. the Su-27 jets flew in formation led by an Ilyushin 76 support aircraft.
Some aircraft descended below the glide path as the formation was manoeuvering on final approach in poor visibility. Three Su-27 jets crashed into a wooded hillside. Was here Nicolai Kurdyukov.


Ilyushin IL·76 Russia's Versatile Airlifter / Dmitriy Komissarov and Yefim Gordon

Revision history:

08-Apr-2010 02:00 harro Added
24-Feb-2013 07:58 marko Updated [Registration, Narrative]
26-May-2018 10:01 j155 Updated [Cn, Operator, Narrative]

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