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Last updated: 21 October 2017
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Date:Monday 18 February 1991
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC93 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32CF
Operator:Kuwait Air Force
Registration: KAF320
C/n / msn: 47691/840
First flight: 1976
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney JT8D-15
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Kuwait International Airport (KWI) (   Kuwait)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Narrative:
Destroyed on ground during fighting (Gulf War).

Classification:
Destroyed on ground


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