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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 211395
Last updated: 19 October 2018
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Date:24-MAY-2018
Time:07:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Northrop F-5FM Tiger II
Owner/operator:Força Aérea Brasileira (FAB)
Registration: FAB-4811
C/n / msn: IH1006
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Santa Cruz, Rio de Janeiro -   Brazil
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Santa Cruz Air Base, Rio de Janeiro
Destination airport:Santa Cruz Air Base, Rio de Janeiro
Narrative:
An F-5F model plane crashed into the forest area shortly after it took off from Santa Cruz Air Force Base. The Brazilian Air Force reported that the aircraft suffered a crash. The two pilots involved in the accident were wounded.

Sources:

https://g1.globo.com/rj/rio-de-janeiro/noticia/aeronave-cai-na-zona-oeste-do-rj.ghtml
lhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-brazil-fighter/brazilian-f-5-fighter-crashes-near-rio-pilots-eject-idUSKCN1IP20P
https://sputniknews.com/latam/201805241064771600-brazil-fighter-crash/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-May-2018 15:08 gerard57 Added
24-May-2018 16:00 sinfu2a Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Source, Embed code]
24-May-2018 16:31 sinfu2a Updated [Embed code]
24-May-2018 17:58 Black Typhoon Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Embed code]
25-May-2018 06:17 cleberjc Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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