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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201055
Last updated: 31 July 2019
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Date:07-NOV-2017
Time:18:43 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MIR2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dassault Mirage 2000Ei
Owner/operator:Taiwan Air Force (ROCAF), 499.TFW
Registration: 2040
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:167 km NNE off Keelung -   Taiwan
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Hsinchu Air Base (HSZ/RCPO)
Destination airport:Hsinchu Air Base (HSZ/RCPO)
Narrative:
The single-seat Mirage 2000, disappeared from radar 34 minutes after take-off from Hsinchu Air Base during a regular training exercise at sea.
The aircraft was about 90 nautical miles (167 km) north-northeast of Keelung when it was last seen on radar. The pilot is deemed to have died in the crash.

Sources:

http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/front/archives/2017/11/08/2003681866
http://focustaiwan.tw/news/aipl/201711090009.aspx
http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/taiwan/archives/2017/12/03/2003683357
http://lostarmour.info/aflosses/item.php?id=16724


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Nov-2017 17:32 gerard57 Added
07-Nov-2017 19:55 Iceman 29 Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
08-Nov-2017 07:38 gerard57 Updated [Embed code, Damage]
09-Nov-2017 10:34 harro Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Nov-2017 10:34 harro Updated [Narrative]
03-Dec-2017 09:30 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
26-Sep-2018 06:46 JF Updated [Operator, Source]

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