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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203822
Last updated: 28 November 2019
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Date:31-DEC-2017
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SU24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sukhoi Su-24
Owner/operator:Russian Air Force
Registration: 29 WHITE
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Latakia-Khmeimim Air Base -   Syria
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport: IATA: LTK, ICAO: OSLK
Destination airport: IATA: LTK, ICAO: OSLK
Narrative:
On December 31, a Su-24 was reportedly damaged during an attack at the Khmeimim airbase (the Syrian province of Latakia).
Initial reports stated that mortar shelling by radical Islamists resulted in the destruction of at least four front-line Su-24 bombers, two Su-35S multipurpose fighter aircraft and one An-72 military transport aircraft.

Sources:

https://www.facebook.com/CITeam.org/posts/905478496271795
https://www.newsru.com/world/04jan2018/hmeimimobstrel.html
https://tvrain.ru/news/obstrel-454423/
https://lenta.ru/news/2018/01/04/photo_to_est/
https://www.kommersant.ru/doc/3514796


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Jan-2018 18:37 Hans Gruber Added
04-Jan-2018 21:08 Hans Gruber Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]
12-Jan-2018 21:02 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]

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