Incident Mikojan-Gurjevič MiG-21 ,
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Date:Sunday 3 January 1982
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG21 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mikojan-Gurjevič MiG-21
Owner/operator:Egypt Air Force
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location: -
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Little or no information is available
Crashed in the desert due to fuel starvation after use of full afterburner attempting to intercept two recce Israeli F-4 Phantoms. Pilot ejected to safety.


Air Forces Monthly JAN 2002, S. 31

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23-Jun-2010 13:24 TB Added
19-May-2013 08:33 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type]

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