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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 174210
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Date:28-OCT-1987
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MiG-23UM
Owner/operator:Angolan Air Force
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Luvuei -   Angola
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane was shot down by UNITA rebels. Both Cuban pilots ejected safely.

Sources:

http://articles.latimes.com/1987-10-31/news/mn-4465_1_angolan-rebels


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Mar-2015 09:59 gerard57 Added
25-Oct-2018 07:22 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Location]

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