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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 233522
Last updated: 18 August 2020
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Date:29-FEB-2020
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic Q1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Atomics MQ-1
Owner/operator:US Army
Registration: 02188
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Anwaitaram, near Agadez -   Niger
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed due to technicals problems. It was armed witch Hellfire missles.
U.S. AFRICOM build new AFB close to Agadez.

Sources:

https://www.militarytimes.com/flashpoints/2020/03/02/us-loses-drone-over-niger/
https://twitter.com/oAlkabouss/status/1234494325339443205?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1234500582972514304&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.militarytimes.com%2Fflashpoints%2F2020%2F03%2F02%2Fus-loses-drone-over-niger%2F
https://www.crystal-news.net/un-drone-reaper-us-tombe-a-tiguirwit-agadez/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=un-drone-reaper-us-tombe-a-tiguirwit-agadez


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Mar-2020 17:39 plcedi Added
03-Mar-2020 20:42 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Narrative]
03-Mar-2020 20:46 harro Updated [Registration, Operator, Source, Embed code]
18-Aug-2020 09:44 gerard57 Updated [Date, Location, Source, Embed code]

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