Accident Shenyang F-6 (MiG-19S) 3-75,
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Date:Thursday 16 September 2004
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG19 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Shenyang F-6 (MiG-19S)
Owner/operator:Albanian Air Force (FASH)
Registration: 3-75
MSN: 7115
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:20 km NE of Tirana -   Albania
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Tirana-Rinas Airport / 4020 Rgmt
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Exploded and crashed shortly after takeoff for a live firing exercise on the Rreth-Greth training area. Pilot Major Jani Tarifa did not eject and was killed. The aircraft came down just outside the perimeter fence, was carrying 41 shells. Cause: mid-air explosion following hydraulic problems.

AFM NOV 2004

Revision history:

20-Aug-2013 14:08 gerard57 Added
07-Apr-2016 14:26 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location]
07-Apr-2016 14:28 TB Updated [Operator]
07-Apr-2016 17:23 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Jul-2021 19:28 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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