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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175451
Last updated: 31 January 2020
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Date:16-APR-2015
Time:10:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic SU17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sukhoi Su-22M4
Owner/operator:Vietnam Air Force
Registration: 5857
C/n / msn: 38920
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:six nautical miles from Phu Quy Island -   Vietnam
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Thanh Son military airport
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Two Sukhoi Su-22M4 fighter planes collided six nautical miles from Phu Quy Island.
Both pilots died in the crash.
The remains of the pilots were found on Tuesday 28 April 2015 and Thursday 30 April 2015.

Sources:

http://www.thanhniennews.com/society/vietnams-military-aircraft-crash-into-the-sea-after-headon-collision-2-pilots-missing-41253.html
http://www.thanhniennews.com/society/vietnam-finds-remains-of-second-pilot-in-deadly-military-jet-crash-42771.html
[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://pacificrus.com/ru/trong-nc/1411-hai-phi-cong-tiem-kich-su-22-co-the-da-hi-sinh]


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Apr-2015 12:00 gerard57 Added
16-Apr-2015 12:08 gerard57 Updated [Operator, Country]
17-Apr-2015 09:52 gerard57 Updated [Total occupants, Departure airport]
20-Apr-2015 18:02 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Narrative]
01-May-2015 08:01 gerard57 Updated [Source, Narrative]
01-May-2015 09:11 gerard57 Updated [Other fatalities]
05-Jan-2016 12:10 El_serj Updated [Registration, Cn, Source]

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