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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 67918
Last updated: 1 August 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SU27 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sukhoi Su-27UB
Owner/operator:RuAF - Russian Air Force
Registration: 18 (Blue)
C/n / msn: 96310413030
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Zhukovsky near Moscow -   Russia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Mid air collsion with a Su-27 (14 Blue) while rehearsing for the MAKS 09 Airshow. All three pilots on board both aircraft ejected, but pilot Igor Tkachenko, commander of the airshow team Russkiye Vityazi (Russian Knights) died. The plane crashed in residential area, severely injuring a number of people on the ground. One of them later died in hospital.


Revision history:

16-Aug-2009 08:25 Bleiente Added
17-Aug-2009 01:03 harro Updated
17-Aug-2009 02:13 RobertMB Updated
17-Aug-2009 02:18 timsz Updated
17-Aug-2009 05:22 RobertMB Updated
21-Aug-2009 01:35 VAR Updated
26-May-2018 10:17 j155 Updated [Source, Narrative]

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