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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 210347
Last updated: 18 August 2018
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Date:03-MAY-2018
Time:09:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SU27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sukhoi Su-30SM
Owner/operator:Russian Air Force
Registration: 26 red RF9586
C/n / msn: 10MK51306
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Jiblah City, Latakia -   Syria
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Latakia-Khmeimim Air Base (LTK)
Destination airport:Latakia-Khmeimim Air Base (LTK)
Narrative:
A russian AF fighter plane Su-30SM crashed into the sea off the city of Jiblah, Latakia province, Syrian Arab Republic shortly after take off, probably due to a bird strike. Russian MoD confirmed both crew members were killed.

Sources:

https://muraselon.com/en/2018/05/breaking-russian-plane-fell-into-the-sea-in-syria-report/
https://ria.ru/syria/20180503/1519801275.html
http://tass.ru/proisshestviya/5173535
http://www.mk.ru/incident/2018/05/03/v-sirii-razbilsya-istrebitel-su30-piloty-pogibli.html
forums.airforce.ru


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-May-2018 08:39 sinfu2a Added
03-May-2018 11:43 sinfu2a Updated [Embed code]
06-Jul-2018 12:24 j155 Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Embed code]

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