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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144324
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Date:04-OCT-1999
Time:18:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SU24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sukhoi Su-24MR
Owner/operator:11 ORAP Russian Air Force
Registration: -
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Urus-Martan, Chechnya -   Russia
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft carried out aerial photography of enemy territory. In Urus-Martan district of the plane was shot down by MANPADS Strela-2M. On board there was a fire, and then there was a failure of management. The crew ejected safely, but because of the low altitude flight, Major Major Konstantin Stukal (pilot) was killed. St/Lt Sergei Smyslov (navigator) was taken prisoner, but he escaped from prison at 24th November 1999.

Sources:

http://skywar.ru/ChechenyaPamyat2.html
https://tass.ru/info/4632759



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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Mar-2012 04:35 krasatpi Added
06-Feb-2019 10:48 JF Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
18-Oct-2021 12:53 JF Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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