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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 167968
Last updated: 1 December 2019
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Date:15-JUL-2014
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B734 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-4B6
Owner/operator:Buraq Air
Registration: 5A-WAC
C/n / msn: 26531/2453
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Tripoli International Airport -   Libya
Phase: Standing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
This Buraq Air Boeing 737-400 was hit by bullets during fighting between rival militias in Tripoli International Airport.
The aircraft was flown on July 17th at low altitude to Mitiga airport and then ferried to Malta on July 18th to commence maintenance operations.

Sources:

https://www.facebook.com/Buraqair/posts/810117895686254


Images:

Photo of 5A-WAC courtesy AirHistory.net


Istanbul - Atatürk (LTBA / IST)
2 February 2013; (c) Streep

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jul-2014 19:33 LS Added
19-Jul-2014 11:34 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities]

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