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Last updated: 5 December 2019
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Date:03-JAN-1982
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG21 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mikojan-Gurjevič MiG-21
Owner/operator:Egypt Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location: -
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed in the desert due to fuel starvation after use of full afterburner attempting to intercept two recce Israeli F-4 Phantoms. Pilot ejected to safety.

Sources:

Air Forces Monthly JAN 2002, S. 31


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jun-2010 13:24 TB Added
19-May-2013 08:33 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]

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