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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193614
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:14-FEB-2017
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic Q1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Atomics MQ-1B Predator
Owner/operator:United Arab Emirates Air Force
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Al-Manin, Marib province -   Yemen
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The drone is said to have been downed by Houthi armed forces.
The UAV was first reported as a MQ-9 Reaper operated by UAE likely by the debris of the Honeywell TPE331-10 turboprop engine as used on an MQ-9 Reaper drone. However UAE does not Operate MQ-9 Reapers most likely a MQ-1B.

Sources:

https://defence-blog.com/houthi-militants-claim-to-shut-down-mq-9-reaper-uav-over-marib-in-yemen/
https://english.iswnews.com/19488/infographic-saudi-coalition-and-us-aircraft-losses-in-yemen-war/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Feb-2017 18:38 gerard57 Added
19-Feb-2017 11:17 krasatpi Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]
28-Jun-2021 16:59 Drone Insider Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
01-Jul-2021 14:56 Drone Insider Updated [Source]
02-Oct-2021 14:40 Drone Insider Updated [Narrative]

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