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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 187418
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:18-SEP-1968
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MIRA model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dassault Mirage IIIB
Owner/operator:Armée de l'Air
Registration: 223
MSN: 223
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Sète -   France
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:BAN Istrés
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed in sea. Pilot ejected and rescued by ship. "Esc Bomb 1/93" and "Mirage IIID" in report.

Sources:

ABC (Madrid) 19 September 1968, p46
Scramble


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-May-2016 14:43 TB Added
19-May-2016 14:44 TB Updated [Aircraft type]
29-Aug-2020 17:25 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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