Incident Dassault Mirage 2000TH Vajra KT207, 12 Oct 2004
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 57652
 
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Date:12-OCT-2004
Time:11:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic MIR2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Dassault Mirage 2000TH Vajra
Owner/operator:Indian Air Force (IAF)
Registration: KT207
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:2,5 mi from Gwalior AFS -   India
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Gwalior AFS
Destination airport:Gwalior AFS
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
The plane crashed shortly after takeoff after engine failure. Atempted to return but pilots forced to eject safely.
The Indian Mirage 2000 fighter jet was taking part in exercises with the Singaporean air force

Sources:

Scramble 308
http://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?33154-Indian-Mirage-crashes-in-exercise
http://www.bharat-rakshak.com/IAF/Database/Accidents/listing.php?qacid=67&qt=TY
AFM DEC 2004


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
05-Apr-2012 09:53 marko Updated [Aircraft type]
10-Jun-2014 18:10 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
18-Sep-2018 11:49 JF Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Feb-2019 14:28 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]
17-Jul-2021 14:07 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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