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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 228019
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:03-JUN-2019
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F406 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Reims-Cessna F406 Caravan II
Owner/operator:Biruni Remote Sensing Center
Registration: 5A-DKW
MSN: 406-0092
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mitiga Airport -   Libya
Phase: Standing
Nature:Unknown
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Narrative:
The twin engine airplane was destroyed in a bombing raids carried out by LNA armed forces between 3 -7 June 2019. The plane was parked at the Mitiga Airport runway since 2018.
Satellite imagery shows the plane to be a Cessna 414, Piper PA-31 or similar twin.

The aircraft is a Cessna F406 '5A-DKW' was operated by Biruni Remote Sensing Center used for aerial photography, digital mapping, geographic systems etc. Aircraft was hit and destroyed by a drone.

Sources:

https://twitter.com/hashtag/lna
Oded Berkowitz @Oded121351

https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/5930323

Media:


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Aug-2019 07:49 gerard57 Added
08-Aug-2019 07:50 gerard57 Updated [Narrative]
08-Aug-2019 16:23 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Embed code, Narrative]
23-Jun-2020 07:01 Sierra Mike Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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