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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138902
Last updated: 3 December 2021
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Date:19-JUL-1989
Time:14:14 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MiG-31
Owner/operator:72.GvIAP Soviet Air Force
Registration: 95 red
MSN: 38400151519
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Amderma, Nenets Autonomous Okrug -   Russia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Amderma Air Base (ULDD)
Destination airport:Amderma Air Base (ULDD)
Narrative:
The fire occurred in the engine during takeoff. The crew ejected, the plane crashed and exploded.
Cause of the fire was a fuel leak in the left engine compartment as a result of poor maintenance.

Sources:

https://aviaforum.ru/threads/tolko-o-katastrofax-na-vzljote.27877/page-5#post-704137


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Oct-2011 14:23 krasatpi Added
06-May-2020 17:32 JF Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]

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