Accident Aero L-39 Albatros ,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 169239
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Date:Wednesday 27 August 2014
Type:Silhouette image of generic L39 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Aero L-39 Albatros
Owner/operator:Yemen Air Force
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Taiz airport -   Yemen
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Taiz airport
Destination airport:Taiz airport
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The military trainer plane crashed upon landing and exploded. The pilot died in the crash.
It has not been ascertained yet whether the plane crashed due to a technical malfunction or if it was shot down.


Revision history:

27-Aug-2014 14:53 gerard57 Added
25-Feb-2020 21:06 Xindel XL Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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