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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 165054
Last updated: 15 April 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic SU17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sukhoi Su-22M-2K
Owner/operator:Syrian Air Force
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Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:over Lebanon -   Lebanon
Phase: Combat
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Destination airport:
Shot down during the 1982 Lebanon War by an Israeli Air Force (IAF) F-16A Block 10C [Ex USAF 78-0351] (Tail Nr 258) of the 117th "First Jet" Squadron. The Aircraft was destroyed my F-16A M61 Vulcan 20mm internal cannon, that was claimed by Major Rani Falk.


Scramble 417
The Sword of David. The Israeli Air Force at War. (Don McCarthy) Page 106

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Revision history:

28-Mar-2014 11:18 harro Added
03-Mar-2016 18:06 Ray Scorpio Updated [Source, Narrative]

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