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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 136896
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:21-SEP-1978
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MiG-23ML
Owner/operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Shchuchin, Grodno Region -   Belarus
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The fire in the engine due to structural defects. Pilot ejected.

Sources:

http://scucin-avia.narod.ru/catastrofy/katastrofa_Mig-23ml-1978.htm
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://aviacrash.ucoz.ru/1978-09-21.jpg] (place of incident)


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Jun-2011 06:34 krasatpi Added

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