ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 185386
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Narrative:A Dassault Mirage 2000-9D of the UAE crashed over Yemen while conducting a combat mission.
Dassault Mirage 2000-9D
|Owner/operator:||United Arab Emirates Air Force (UAEAF)|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2|
|Aircraft damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Al-Burayqah district, Aden -
|Confidence Rating:|| Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources|
The wreckage ahs been found on a mountain.
Both pilots are said to have died in the crash, according to the Saudi state television.
The plane is said to have crashed due to a technical malfunction.
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-35800511 http://www.reuters.com/article/yemen-security-emirates-idUSL5N16M0B4 https://www.thestar.com.my/news/world/2016/03/14/uae-fighter-jet-crashed-in-yemens-aden--local-official/ http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/M/ML_YEMEN?SITE=AP&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2016-03-14-06-52-55 https://twitter.com/green_lemonnn/status/709331771679232001 https://www.defensenews.com/global/mideast-africa/2016/03/14/uae-mirage-fighter-jet-crashes-over-yemen/
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