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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 148703
Last updated: 14 February 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MG21 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21bis Fishbed-L
Owner/operator:Syrian Arab Air force
Registration: 2280
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Abu al-Dahur, Idlib Province -   Syria
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
During landing the pilot lost control and was ejected. Probably shot down by rebel forces with anti aircraft artillery. The pilot died due to injuries received during ejection at low altitude.


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Revision history:

05-Sep-2012 10:54 kij Added
05-Sep-2012 11:11 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Narrative]
06-Sep-2012 09:01 Black Typhoon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
06-Sep-2012 12:31 marko69 Updated [[Aircraft type, Operator]]
06-Sep-2012 21:56 Hans Gruber Updated [Date, Embed code]
11-Sep-2012 22:01 krasatpi Updated [Location, Phase, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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