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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138819
Last updated: 21 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SU17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sukhoi Su-22
Owner/operator:Yemen Air Force
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Beit Azar, near Arhab, 40 kilometers north of Sanaa -   Yemen
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Yemeni military officials say armed tribesmen have shot down a Sukhoi Su-22 that was bombing their positions at Beit Azar, near Arhab, 40 kilometres norh of Sanaa.
The pilot was captured.

A Defense Ministry official confirmed Wednesday's incident but gave no further details.


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Revision history:

28-Sep-2011 03:09 gerard57 Added
28-Sep-2011 05:45 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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