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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247969
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic RFAL model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dassault Rafale B
Owner/operator:Armée de l'Air
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Le Castellet -   France
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Saint-Dizier-Robinson Airport (LFSI)
Destination airport:Saint-Dizier-Robinson Airport (LFSI)
Two Dassault Rafale fighter jets of the 4e Escadre de Chasse of the Armée de l'Air took off from Base Aérienne 113 (Saint-Dizier-Robinson) for military manoeuvres.

During a low pass near Le Castellet, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, one aircraft hit a high tension wire, causing the wire to be severed. The aircraft sustained damage and was forced to divert to Base aérienne 115 (Orange-Caritat), where a succesful emergency landing was made at 14:11h.



Revision history:

18-Feb-2021 20:14 Anon Added
19-Feb-2021 18:34 Aerossurance Updated [Other fatalities, Embed code, Damage]

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