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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 174167
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:27-FEB-2015
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG21 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Chengdu F-7
Owner/operator:Tanzania Air Force Command (TAFC)
Registration: JW-24..
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mwanza Airport -   Tanzania
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport: Mwanza AFB
Destination airport: Mwanza AFB
Narrative:
Reported on the local news that an Air force fighter plane on routine exercises caught fire on take off after a bird strike. According to wikipedia Tanzania Air Force has a number of Chinese Shenyangs and Russian Mig 21s fighter planes.

Sources:

http://www.dailynews.co.tz/index.php/local-news/42049-military-jet-crashes-in-mwanza-pilot-injured
http://www.tznchiyetusote.com/2015/02/taarifa-ya-jeshi-la-wananchi-kuhusu.html#more

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Feb-2015 10:07 Epgata Added
28-Feb-2015 10:08 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]
28-Feb-2015 13:32 Epgata Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
28-Feb-2015 18:10 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source]
28-Feb-2015 18:10 harro Updated [Embed code]

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