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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 172816
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:19-NOV-1985
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MiG-23
Owner/operator:Syrian Air Force
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Close to the Lebanese border -   Syria
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Israeli warplanes shot down two Syrian MiG-23 fighter jets in a dogfight over the Syrian-Lebanese border on Tuesday 19 November 1985.
The planes crashed inside Syrian territory, close to the Lebanese border.

Sources:

http://articles.chicagotribune.com/1985-11-20/news/8503200248_1_syrian-israeli-jets-israeli-air


Revision history:

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09-Jan-2015 09:14 gerard57 Added

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