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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 264314
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:18-APR-1988
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG23 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MiG-23MLD
Owner/operator:979 IAP Soviet Air Force
Registration: 40
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:SW of Kandahar -   Afghanistan
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Kandahar Air Base (OAKN)
Destination airport:Kandahar Air Base (OAKN)
Narrative:
During a combat mission from Kandahar Air Base, MiG-23MLD of 979 IAP crashed SW of Kandahar. St/Lt Pavel Nikolaevich Kruglyovkov was killed.

Sources:

http://www.afgan.ru/memorial/227kruglyakov-pn-afgan-.html
http://www.skywar.ru/Poteri1988


Revision history:

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21-Jun-2021 06:28 JF Added

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