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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 190723
Last updated: 18 July 2019
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Date:18-OCT-2016
Time:
Type:Mirage
Owner/operator:Pakistan Air Force (PAF)
Registration: 921
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Musharraf colony, Karachi -   Pakistan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Masroor Base
Destination airport:Masroor Base
Narrative:
The military fighter jet crashed on a training flight due to a technical malfuntion of the plane. The pilot died in the crash.
“The pilot ejected from the aircraft and sustained fatal injuries,” PAF spokesperson said in a statement, adding that though the pilot did not survive himself, he “succeeded in saving precious lives on ground.”
Police adding, the flight lieutenantFayyaz has been killed.

“No loss of civilian life or property has been reported. A board of inquiry has been ordered by Air Headquarters to determine the cause of the accident,” the statement read.

Sources:

https://tribune.com.pk/story/1201845/pilot-killed-paf-aircraft-crashes-karachi/
https://www.dawn.com//news/1290726/pilot-dies-as-paf-mirage-jet-crashes-in-karachi
http://dunyanews.tv/en/Pakistan/357239-PAF-Mirage-aircraft-crashes-in-Karachi

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Oct-2016 07:37 gerard57 Added
18-Oct-2016 09:48 Iceman 29 Updated [Narrative]
18-Oct-2016 17:37 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
18-Oct-2016 18:03 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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