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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 163652
Last updated: 13 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic A320 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Airbus A320
Owner/operator:Iraqi Airways
Registration: YI-ARB
MSN: 5290
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Baghdad International Airport (ORBI) -   Iraq
Phase: Standing
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Baghdad Int'l (BGW/ORBI)
Destination airport:
On Friday 31 January 2014 a rocket hit a plane that was sitting on the runway at Baghdad International Airport. There were no passengers or crew members in the airplane at the time of the explosion.
Damage to the airplane has not been determined yet.



Photo of YI-ARB courtesy

Frankfurt am Main (EDDF / FRA / FRF)
8 August 2019; (c) Sybille Petersen

Revision history:

01-Feb-2014 09:49 gerard57 Added
01-Feb-2014 09:50 harro Updated [Source]
06-Feb-2014 07:22 Alexander Wyche Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source]
15-Feb-2014 02:06 Geno Updated [Cn, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]

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