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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150129
Last updated: 1 November 2019
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Date:13-OCT-2012
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic L39 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aero Vodochody L-39 Albatros
Owner/operator:Syrian Air Force
Registration: 2119
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Khan el-Asal, 10 km west of Aleppo -   Syria
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Syrian insurgents claim they have shot down an Air Force L-39 jet which was supposedly bombing targets around Aleppo.
According to France24, the rebels likely used 23 mm anti-aircraft guns to shoot this plane down.
Both pilots were killed.

Sources:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wjgORZWgMi8
http://www.france24.com/en/20121013-rebels-down-fighter-jet-near-aleppo-syrian-observatory-human-rights?
http://skywar.ru/syrianrevolt.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Oct-2012 02:34 mt_hg Added
14-Oct-2012 02:35 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
17-Oct-2012 12:33 krasatpi Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]
21-Oct-2012 12:38 krasatpi Updated [Total occupants, Narrative]
26-Oct-2012 13:41 krasatpi Updated [Narrative]

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