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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 121658
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Date:10-APR-2011
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic SU24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sukhoi Su-24MK
Owner/operator:Islamic Republic of Iran Air Arms
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Khavaran village, Sarvestan, about 80 km east of Shiraz, Fars -   Iran
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Shiraz, Iran
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Iran's state news agency reports that an Iranian pilot was killed and his co-pilot injured after their military plane crashed in south of the country.

IRNA said Sunday a military delegation has gone to the site of the crash to investigate the reasons behind it.

According to the report, the crash happened during a training mission but there were no details on the type of craft involved.

Aircraft came down close to Khavaran village near the city of Sarvestan, about 80 km east of Shiraz in the southern province of Fars.

Sources:

https://lasvegassun.com/news/2011/apr/10/ml-iran-plane-crash/
http://web.archive.org/web/20170504131237/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/project/year_pages/2011.htm#0426
https://www.khaleejtimes.com/DisplayArticle08.aspxfile=data/middleeast/2011/April/middleeast_April200.xml§ion=middleeast
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GtYsPe-nuEM&feature=player_embedded (place of crash)


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Apr-2011 10:36 gerard57 Added
10-Apr-2011 11:05 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Source]
22-Apr-2011 15:57 krasatpi Updated [Other fatalities, Source, Damage, Narrative]
13-Jul-2011 01:46 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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