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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 176148
Last updated: 17 September 2021
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Date:20-NOV-1963
Time:morning
Type:Aero Commander L-26B
Owner/operator:
Registration: EP-...
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Meched -   Iran
Phase: En route
Nature:SU
Departure airport:Mehrabad
Destination airport:Meched
Narrative:
Iranian civil photo airplane reportendly shot down by russian fighters (V.P. Pavlovskii*) over iranian territory. **also reported two passengers (***photographers) killed and the pilot survived seriously injured.

Sources:

***El Litoral 21 November 1963, p1
*Aircraft Downed During the Cold War and Thereafter
**Le Monde 22 November 1963


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-May-2015 15:35 TB Added
28-Feb-2017 16:38 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Narrative]
28-Aug-2020 16:23 TB Updated [Time, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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