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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215040
Last updated: 1 July 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic MG23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Owner/operator:Indian Air Force (IAF)
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Devalia village, Jodhpur, state of Rajasthan -   India
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Jodhpur airbase
Destination airport:
The fighter plane crashed after a technical malfunction within minutes of taking off from the airbase . The pilot ejected safely.
"Two fighter jets were flying together, but suddenly one of them changed its course and took a turn towards the open area and crashed. We saw the pilot ejecting and he parachuted in to the agriculture field," , eyewitnesses said.


Revision history:

04-Sep-2018 05:17 gerard57 Added
04-Sep-2018 07:59 Iceman 29 Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code]
04-Sep-2018 08:07 Iceman 29 Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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