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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 167732
Last updated: 15 September 2021
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Date:07-JAN-1989
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SU25 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sukhoi Su-25
Owner/operator:378 OShAP Soviet Air Force
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:35 km west from Kabul -   Afghanistan
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Bagram Air Base (OAIX)
Destination airport:Bagram Air Base (OAIX)
Narrative:
Su-25 of 378 OShAP was shot down by Stinger missile 35 km west from Kabul. St/Lt Boris Vasilyevich Gordienko was killed.

Sources:

http://www.afgan.ru/memorial/289gordienko-bor-vas-afgan-.html
http://www.bvvaul.ru/profiles/2410.php


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Jul-2014 15:41 AE Added
19-Apr-2017 08:32 JF Updated [Operator, Location]
19-Apr-2017 16:14 JF Updated [Source]
30-Jun-2021 11:55 JF Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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