Accident Dassault Mirage 2000N 315, 12 Feb 2008
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Date:12-FEB-2008
Time:22:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic MIR2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Dassault Mirage 2000N
Owner/operator:Armée de l'Air
Registration: 315
MSN: 205
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Category:Accident
Location:Bay of Biscay -   France
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:BA 116 - Luxeui�l
Destination airport:BA 116 - Luxeui�l
Investigating agency: BEAD
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
The Mirage 2000N from Luxeuil AFB (EC02.004) crashed into the sea. A "technical problem" occured shortly after the air-refuelling. Both crew ejected and were picked up from water near the mouth of Gironde river.

Sources:

http://secretdefense.blogs.liberation.fr/2008/02/13/un-mirage-2000/
https://www.defense.gouv.fr/english/content/download/523602/8775714/A-2008-001-A.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Feb-2008 05:52 Dmitriy Added
13-Feb-2008 21:06 Vlad Updated
07-Aug-2008 10:55 RobertMB Updated
23-Mar-2011 12:12 757 Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator]
19-Oct-2020 18:37 KagurazakaHanayo Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport, Source]
19-Oct-2020 18:37 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport]

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