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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58011
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Date:28-AUG-2005
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG21 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MiG-21UM
Owner/operator:Yemen Air Force
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:31 mi W of Hodeidah -   Yemen
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed during training exercise. Pilot's names given as Lt Riyadh Ali Zayed and Mohammed Al-Qarari. This suggest the aircraft was a two-seater MiG-21UM. Type also reported as a MiG-29 and location 60 km north of Hodeidah, but likely only one crash.

Sources:

Scramble 318
AFM NOV 2005, p75


Related books:

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
19-Dec-2017 21:28 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Country, Source]
29-Oct-2019 13:24 Uli Elch Updated [Location]
24-Nov-2021 13:21 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]

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