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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 215497
Last updated: 16 October 2018
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Date:19-SEP-2018
Time:15:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mikoyan MiG-31BM
Owner/operator:Russian Air Force
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Kulebaki, Nizhegorodskaya Region (region of Nizhny Novgorod) -   Russia
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:XUDE
Destination airport:XUDE
Narrative:
The interceptor fighter jet crashed after take-off about 17 km from Savasleika AFB. Both crew members ejected safely.

Sources:

https://www.rt.com/news/438818-mig31-crashes-in-russia/
https://sputniknews.com/russia/201809191068166902-mig-31-plane-crash/
https://tvzvezda.ru/news/forces/content/201809191640-pd5o.htm?utm_source=yxnews&utm_medium=desktop
http://lostarmour.info/aflosses/item.php?id=19024 (registration source)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Sep-2018 15:07 sinfu2a Added
19-Sep-2018 16:29 sinfu2a Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
19-Sep-2018 19:52 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
20-Sep-2018 06:24 harro Updated [Narrative]
20-Sep-2018 07:49 Chieftain Updated [Source]

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