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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 213429
Last updated: 11 May 2021
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Date:18-JUL-2018
Time:13:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG21 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mikojan-Gurevič MiG-21
Owner/operator:Indian Air Force (IAF)
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mehra Palli, Kangra district, Himachal Pradesh -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Pathankot Air Force Stn
Destination airport:Pathankot Air Force Stn
Narrative:
The fighter jet was on a routine mission and it took off from Pathankot Air Force Station at 12:20 p.m then crashed one hour later under unknown circumstances. The pilot died in the crash.

Sources:

www.timesofindia.com
https://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/mig-21-crashes-in-kangra-district-of-himachal-118071800531_1.html?utm_source=SEO&utm_medium=ST

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Jul-2018 12:36 gerard57 Added
18-Jul-2018 12:56 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative, Plane category]
20-Jul-2018 07:50 Anon. Updated [Location, Embed code]
01-Sep-2018 12:41 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]

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