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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 189197
Last updated: 30 November 2021
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Date:10-AUG-2016
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic L39 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aero L-39ZO Albatros
Owner/operator:Libyan Air Force
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Sirte -   Libya
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:HLMS
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane was apparently shot down by IS. The pilot and his co-pilot died in the crash.

Sources:

https://twitter.com/YanniKouts
http://aerohisto.blogspot.nl/2016/08/libyan-airstrikes-situation-update-21.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Aug-2016 17:21 gerard57 Added
10-Aug-2016 17:22 harro Updated [Source]
11-Aug-2016 17:43 Ls Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
17-Aug-2016 16:55 Ansierra117 Updated [Aircraft type]
25-Feb-2020 21:41 Xindel XL Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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