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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 245328
Last updated: 22 January 2022
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Date:07-MAR-1949
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic YK11 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Yakovlev Yak-11
Owner/operator:622 ShAP Soviet Air Force
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Jelgava Airfield -   Latvia
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Jelgava Airfield (EVEA)
Destination airport:Jelgava Airfield (EVEA)
Narrative:
Yak-11 crashed into ground during aerobatics at Jelgava Airfield. Hero of the Soviet Union (18.08.45), Lt Col Nikolay Alexandrovich Yukhotnikov and his mechanic was killed.

Sources:

https://yarwiki.ru/article/569/yuhotnikov-nikolaj-aleksandrovich
https://www.mil-airfields.de/lv-latvia/jelgava-airfield.htm
https://obd-memorial.ru/html/info.htm?id=23425785
https://ok.ru/vov1945/topic/69805004431375


Revision history:

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