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Last updated: 22 September 2018
Date:Sunday 27 July 2014
Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320-214
Operator:Libyan Airlines
Registration: 5A-LAI
C/n / msn: 4450
First flight: 2010-09-30 (3 years 10 months)
Engines: 2 CFMI CFM56-5B4/3
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Tripoli International Airport (TIP) (   Libya)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
The tail section of the A320 was ripped off after being struck by shelling during fighting near the airport.

Destroyed on ground


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