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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 224279
Last updated: 23 October 2020
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Date:23-APR-2019
Time:14:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic SU17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sukhoi Su-22M4 Fitter-K
Owner/operator:Vietnam Air Force
Registration: 5858
C/n / msn: 3917
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Yen Bai Air Base (VVYB), Tây Bắc, -   Vietnam
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Yen Bai Air Base (VVYB)
Narrative:
After conducting a training mission, the pilot tried to land the bomber plane. The landing gear failed to deploy and upon landing, the plane crashed into a wall. The pilot survived the crash. He ejected safely from the plane.

Sources:

https://e.vnexpress.net/news/news/vietnam-military-aircraft-hits-wall-on-landing-as-gear-fails-to-deploy-3913912.html
http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2019-04/23/c_138001927.htm
https://www.flickr.com/photos/andyv_aviation/30627291757

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Apr-2019 05:43 gerard57 Added
24-Apr-2019 07:10 gerard57 Updated [Registration, Location, Source, Narrative]
24-Apr-2019 08:14 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
24-Apr-2019 13:58 Geno Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Destination airport, Source, Embed code]

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