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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 155565
Last updated: 3 December 2021
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Date:01-JUN-2005
Time:00:44
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MiG-31
Owner/operator:Russian Air Force
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Borisovsky Khotilovo air base in Tver Oblast -   Russia
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Borisovsky Khotilovo AB (23:56)/790th IAP
Destination airport:Borisovsky Khotilovo air base in Tver Oblast
Narrative:
Crashed upon landing. Both pilots ejected safely. Both engines caught fire after the tail reportedly hit the runway whilst landing. The aircraft veered off the runway and was destroyed by fire after both pilots ejected safely.

Sources:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Borisovsky_Khotilovo
http://www.besttopnews.com/news/news/01-06-2005/1917-0
AFM AUG 2005, p76


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Apr-2013 11:35 gerard57 Added
14-Oct-2021 09:12 TB Updated [Time, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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