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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 178959
Last updated: 14 October 2021
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Date:24-AUG-2015
Time:10:59
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG21 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21bis Bison
Owner/operator:51 Sqn Indian Air Force (IAF)
Registration: CU2785
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Soibugh area of Budgam District -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Srinagar AFS (VISR)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane crashed after a technical failure. The pilot ejected safely.

Sources:

https://www.aninews.in/newsdetail2/story230313/mig-21-aircraft-crashes-in-budgam-district-update-.html
http://indianexpress.com/article/explained/mig-21-crash-no-replacement-for-the-flying-coffin-in-near-future/
http://post.jagran.com/iaf-aircraft-crashes-in-kashmir-pilot-ejects-safely-1440403205
http://web.archive.org/web/20171024011617/http://www.millionmonkeytheater.com:80/Fishbed.html



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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Aug-2015 08:31 gerard57 Added
25-Aug-2015 10:22 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source]
25-Aug-2015 11:20 Anon. Updated [Departure airport]
25-Aug-2015 18:01 maltatripper Updated [Aircraft type]
19-Feb-2017 09:57 JF Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Source]
28-Jan-2019 18:49 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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