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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 140006
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:21-JAN-1985
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic V10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American Rockwell OV-10A Bronco
Owner/operator:Royal Moroccan Air Force (RMAF)
Registration: 155491
MSN: 305-102
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dakhla -   Morocco
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Marrakesh Menara Airport, Morocco
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by a SAM-7 AAM on 21/1/1985 by Polisario Guerillas at Dhkhla, near the Algerian border during COIN (COunter-INsurgency) combat operations.

Sources:

1. http://web.archive.org/web/20160917114715/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/OV_10_BRONCO.htm
2. http://www.acig.info/CMS/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=228&Itemid=1
3. Flight International 24 May 1986, p.17
4. http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries19.html
5. http://www.ov-10bronco.net/morocco.cfm

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

4 Jun 1971 67-14692 20th TASSqn /504th TASGp USAF 0 Ban Thakkapang, 15 miles NE of Muang Fangdeng w/o


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Nov-2011 19:07 Dr. John Smith Added
06-Dec-2015 20:04 TB Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Dec-2015 20:10 TB Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]
02-Jan-2017 22:37 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Cn, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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