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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 57592
Last updated: 1 December 2021
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Date:04-DEC-1971
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HUNT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Hunter F.56A
Owner/operator:14 Sqn Indian AF
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Tejgaon, East Pakistan -   Bangladesh
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
04-Dec-71 Hunter F.56A of 14 Squadron, Indian Air force, flown by Flt Lt K C Tremenhere over Tejgaon, East Pakistan (now Bangladesh) was shot down by a Pakistani Air Force F-86 (flown by Squadron Leader Dilawar, PAF).

Flt Lt. Temenhere ejected safely but was taken PoW

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20140619211538/http://www.bharat-rakshak.com:80/IAF/History/Misc/Loss1971.html
http://web.archive.org/web/20171122191210/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Country-By-Country/India.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
15-Apr-2013 14:02 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
15-Apr-2013 14:03 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
17-Apr-2013 09:41 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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