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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 171854
Last updated: 23 June 2020
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Date:05-JUN-2007
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic L39 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aero Vodochody L-39 Albatros
Owner/operator:Nha Trang Institute of Military Aviation, Vietnam Ai
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:South China Sea near Ninh Thuan, 220 miles NE of Ho Chi Minh City -   Vietnam
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Nha Trang, Vietnam
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On Tuesday 5th June 2007, a Vietnam Air Force L-39 Albatros of the Nha Trang Institute of Military Aviation crashed due to a technical problem. Crashed into the sea near Ninh Thuan, 350 kilometers (220 miles) northeast of Ho Chi Minh City during a training exercise

Both crew - Senior Lieutenant Colonel Tran Van Deo and Senior Lieutenant Le Lam Phuong - presumed killed as no ejections were reported

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20170123042506/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/L_39_Albatros_AERO.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Dec-2014 22:15 Dr. John Smith Added

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