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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 195065
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:17-MAY-1982
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MiG-23M
Owner/operator:218 UAP Soviet Air Force
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Salsk Air Base, Rostov Oblast -   Russia
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Salsk Air Base
Destination airport:Salsk Air Base
Narrative:
MiG-23M of 218 UAP crashed during routine training flight near Salsk Air Base, Rostov Oblast. Major Vyacheslav V. Vershinin ejected safely.

Sources:

http://avvakul.ru/forum/viewtopic.php?t=845
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salsk


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Apr-2017 11:11 JF Added
19-Apr-2020 10:40 JF Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
30-Dec-2020 17:00 JF Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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