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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 208689
Last updated: 23 April 2018
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Date:03-APR-2018
Time:11:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG21 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Chengdu J-7M
Owner/operator: Myanmar Air Force
Registration: 1648
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Kone Kyun village,Taungoo, Bago region -   Myanmar
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The jet crashed after a “technical failure” into a paddy field at 5 kilometers west of its Air Force base.
The pilot (30) was found attached to his parachute near the wreckage. He was able to eject from the plane but died later of his injuries while undergoing treatment at the military hospital in Taungoo, according to the statement.
A witness said there was a loud explosion prior to the crash.

Sources:

https://thedefensepost.com/2018/04/03/myanmar-military-plane-crash-pilot-dies/
http://www.free4readers.com/v2/view_photo_news_m.php?id=793&s=0
https://www.mmtimes.com/news/investigators-look-fatal-crash-trainer-after-takeoff.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Apr-2018 10:13 Iceman 29 Added
03-Apr-2018 13:51 217.118.95.89 Updated [Operator]
03-Apr-2018 16:16 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative, Photo, ]
05-Apr-2018 03:15 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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