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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 150449
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Time:12:56 MSK
Type:Silhouette image of generic SU24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sukhoi Su-24M
Owner/operator:Russian Air Force
Registration: 67 White
MSN: 47233
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Yetkulsky District, Chelyabinsk Oblast -   Russia
Phase: En route
Departure airport:USCG
Destination airport:USCG
A Russian Sukhoi Su-24 Fencer fighter-bomber crashed on Tuesday during a training flight in the Chelyabinsk region when its nose cone came off, the Defense Ministry said.
“After an unsuccessful attempt to make an emergency landing, the pilots decided to steer the falling aircraft away from populated areas and ejected safely,” the ministry said in a statement.
All Su-24 aircraft at the Shagol Airbase in the Chelyabinsk region have been grounded after the crash.

Sources: (Ministry of Emergency Situations Chelyabinsk Oblast)

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Revision history:

30-Oct-2012 04:36 Hans Gruber Added
30-Oct-2012 04:37 harro Updated [Narrative]
30-Oct-2012 05:42 Hans Gruber Updated [Departure airport, Source]
30-Oct-2012 07:13 Hans Gruber Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Source]
30-Oct-2012 10:07 Hans Gruber Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Narrative]
31-Oct-2012 09:21 Black Typhoon Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
01-Nov-2012 04:22 Hans Gruber Updated [Aircraft type, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
13-Feb-2015 15:53 marko Updated [Registration, Cn]

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