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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 155566
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Date:14-OCT-2003
Time:14:54
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:near Martyanovo village, Staritsky district, Tver region -   Russia
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Rhezov AB/AF ARZ514
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed. Both pilots Major Andrej Yeryomin and WSO Major Oleg Btyrchuk ejected and survived. Suffered an engine fire just aftertake-off for a post-maintenance test and attempted to return. Four minutes later, the second engine failed during the landing approach.

Sources:

https://regnum.ru/english/accidents/167591.html
AFM MAR 2004


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Apr-2013 11:35 gerard57 Added
04-Feb-2021 10:13 TB Updated [Time, Location, Narrative]
18-May-2021 12:35 TB Updated [Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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