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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 233537
Last updated: 8 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B734 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing 737-4B6
Owner/operator:Buraq Air Transport
Registration: 5A-WAC
MSN: 26531/2453
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Tripoli Mitiga Airport -   Libya
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Several aircraft that were parked on the apron at Mitiga Airport in Tripoli, Libya, were damaged by shrapnel during a rocket attack.
Confirmed are:
- an Afriqiyah Airways Airbus A320-214
- a Buraq Boeing 737-400 (5A-WAC)


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

15 Jul 2014 5A-WAC Buraq Air 0 Tripoli International Airport min



Photo of 5A-WAC courtesy

Istanbul - Atatürk (LTBA / IST)
2 February 2013; (c) Streep

Revision history:

03-Mar-2020 20:34 harro Updated [Cn, Embed code]

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