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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 156695
Last updated: 1 February 2021
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Date:17-JUN-2013
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AJET model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dassault/Dornier Alpha Jet E
Owner/operator:Nigerian Air Force
Registration: NAF4..
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:37 mi (60 km) W of Niamey -   Niger
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane crashed on a reconnaissance mission. Both pilots were killed.
The Nigerian military is taking part in the regional effort to support France's operation in northern Mali.

Sources:

http://my.opera.com/stevora/blog/2013/06/17/nigerian-military-plane-crashes-in-niger-2-dead


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Jun-2013 13:05 gerard57 Added
17-Jun-2013 17:06 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
17-Jun-2013 17:06 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
17-Jun-2013 18:04 TB Updated [Registration, Location]
19-Jun-2013 09:37 Anon. Updated [Registration]

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