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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 235822
Last updated: 18 August 2020
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Date:23-APR-2020
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic Q1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
General Atomics MQ-1
Owner/operator:United States Air Force (USAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Aghalingharen, near Agadez -   Niger
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Agadez AB
Destination airport:Agadez AB
Narrative:
The USAF military drone crashed after a technical malfunction near Agadez, Niger.

Sources:

https://www.defencetalk.com/us-military-lose-second-drone-in-niger-75478/
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
09-May-2020 06:42 gerard57 Added
18-Aug-2020 09:46 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source]

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