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Date:19-JUN-2016
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG21 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mikojan-Gurevič MiG-21bis
Owner/operator:Syrian Arab Air Force (SyAAF)
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hama AB -   Syria
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Hama AB
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The MiG-21 aircraft crashed upon takeoff, due to a mechanical malfunction.
Apparently the pilot as well as two persons on the runway died in the crash.

Sources:

http://sputniknews.com/middleeast/20160619/1041584216/syria-fighter-jet-crash.html
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-crash-idUSKCN0Z50AW?rpc=401
http://luftwaffeas.blogspot.de/2016_06_01_archive.html
http://www.skywar.ru/syria2016.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Jun-2016 16:20 gerard57 Added
19-Jun-2016 16:57 gerard57 Updated [Departure airport]
15-Dec-2016 13:56 JF Updated [Aircraft type, Source]
01-Sep-2018 12:50 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]

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