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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 94213
Last updated: 25 November 2021
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Date:22-NOV-1971
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic GNAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Folland Gnat
Owner/operator:Indian Air Force
Registration: IE-10..
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Chaugacha -   Bangladesh
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by a Pakistani North American F-86E Sabre, flown by Wing. Cdr. M. Afzal Chaudhry of No. 14 Squadron, Pakistan AF. Combat took place over Chaugacha, East Pakistan, and involved 3 x PAF F-86Es against 8 x IAF Gnats.

Sources:

http://www.acig.org/artman/publish/article_324.shtml
http://www.pakdef.info/pakmilitary/airforce/1971war/pafkills71.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Jul-2011 23:42 Dr.John Smith Updated [Registration, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]

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