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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 57589
Last updated: 23 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic HUNT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Hunter F Mk 56
Owner/operator:37 Sqn Indian AF
Registration: BA266
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tejgaon, Dhaka -   Bangladesh
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
On 4 December 1971,Hunter F56 BA266, flown by Flying Officer S G Khonde of 37 Squadron, IAF was shot down over Tejgaon, near Dhaka, Bangladesh (then East Pakistan) by anti-aircraft guns.


Revision history:

10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
14-Mar-2012 05:25 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Narrative]
14-Mar-2012 05:28 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
12-Jan-2013 05:27 Nepa Updated [Operator]
13-Jun-2021 06:42 royrohan Updated [Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]

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