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Date:02-MAR-2020
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B734 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Boeing 737-4B6
Owner/operator:Buraq Air Transport
Registration: 5A-WAC
MSN: 26531/2453
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Tripoli Mitiga Airport -   Libya
Phase: Unknown
Nature:-
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Several aircraft that were parked on the apron at Mitiga Airport in Tripoli, Libya, were damaged by shrapnel during a rocket attack.
Confirmed are:
- an Afriqiyah Airways Airbus A320-214
- a Buraq Boeing 737-400 (5A-WAC)

Sources:

https://www.libyanewslive.com/armed-conflict/fighting-rages-over-weekend-civilian-casualties-on-both-sides
http://www.goklerdeyiz.net/yolcu-ucagi-roketle-vuruldu/

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

15 Jul 2014 5A-WAC Buraq Air 0 Tripoli International Airport min

Media:


Images:

Photo of 5A-WAC courtesy AirHistory.net


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

Revision history:

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