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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 158618
Last updated: 1 November 2019
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Date:18-AUG-2013
Time:evening
Type:MiG
Owner/operator:Syrian Air Force
Registration: 651
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lattakia, Masyaf Salma -   Syria
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Rebels claim to have downed a MiG warplane from the Syrian Air Force over Lattakia on Sundag 18 August 2013, supposedly with a Chinese FN-6 missile. The pilot ejectd by parachute and was captured alive by the rebels.
The warplane was said to have carried the number 651.

Sources:

https://yallasouriya.wordpress.com/2013/08/18/rebels-down-first-fighter-jet-in-lattakia-mark/
http://eaworldview.com/2013/08/syria-today-rumors-and-confusion-posing-as-news-from-homs-to-ras-al-ain/
http://www.lccsyria.org/11657
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f9MHFJjNwTY
http://shabab.ayyam.org/en/story/rebels-down-first-fighter-jet-lattakia


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Aug-2013 04:19 gerard57 Added
19-Aug-2013 08:12 gerard57 Updated [Embed code]
03-Jan-2014 17:30 gerard57 Updated [Registration, Source, Narrative]

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