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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 167968
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B734 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-4B6
Owner/operator:Buraq Air
Registration: 5A-WAC
MSN: 26531/2453
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Tripoli International Airport -   Libya
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
This Buraq Air Boeing 737-400 was hit by bullets during fighting between rival militias in Tripoli International Airport.
The aircraft was flown on July 17th at low altitude to Mitiga airport and then ferried to Malta on July 18th to commence maintenance operations.


Other occurrences involving this aircraft

2 Mar 2020 5A-WAC Buraq Air Transport 0 Tripoli Mitiga Airport sub



Photo of 5A-WAC courtesy

Istanbul - Atatürk (LTBA / IST)
2 February 2013; (c) Streep

Revision history:

18-Jul-2014 19:33 LS Added
19-Jul-2014 11:34 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities]

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