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Date:08-APR-2012
Time:12:27 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic L39 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aero Vodochody L-39ZA Albatros
Owner/operator:Bangladesh Air Force (BAF)
Registration: 3..
C/n / msn: 3653..
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mohishpara village, Madhupur upazila, Tangail district. -   Bangladesh
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:Kurmitola AB - VGZR
Destination airport:Kurmitola AB - VGZR
Narrative:
An Aero Vodochody L-39ZA Albatros training aircraft of Bangladesh Air Force (BAF) 25 Squadron crashed in a paddy field near Mohishpara village, Madhupur upazila, Tangail district. after take off from Kurmitola AB - VGZR.while carryiing out trg msn pilot encounterd problem in the engiine. while setting course for the base the engine was partially failed and pilot ejected.

One of the pilots passed awayfter he was airlifted to a military hospital in Dhaka and undergoing medical treatment.
The other pilot sustained minor injuries.

Sources:

https://www.shine.cn/archive/article/article_xinhua.asp?id=62515
https://www.thedailystar.net/news-detail-36942
https://www.wsls.com/news/2012/apr/08/military-aircraft-crashes-in-bangladesh-1-dead-ar-1827369/
http://news.monstersandcritics.com/southasia/news/article_1696458.php/Pilot-killed-in-crash-of-Bangladesh-Air-Force-jet
http://news.priyo.com/politics/2012/04/08/pilot-dies-training-aircraft-c-49415.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
08-Apr-2012 02:24 gerard57 Added
08-Apr-2012 02:28 FLYINGBROTHER1 Updated [Aircraft type]
08-Apr-2012 02:54 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
08-Apr-2012 04:37 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
08-Apr-2012 10:14 RobertMB Updated [Time, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Apr-2012 00:42 mamun Updated [Narrative]

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