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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 57704
Last updated: 7 September 2021
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Date:04-JUL-2001
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG29 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
MiG-29
Owner/operator:Indian Air Force (IAF)
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Hoshiarpur -   India
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Adampur AFS (VIAX)/223 Sqn
Destination airport:Adampur AFS (VIAX)
Narrative:
Crashed in a flooded maize field between villages of Ajnoha and Todarpur after catching fire while on a routine training flight. Pilot Squadron Leader Sandeep Mehra was killed.

Sources:

Scramble 267
AFM September 2001, p70


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
15-Oct-2019 17:32 TB Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Source, Narrative]
19-Mar-2020 09:48 JF Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Apr-2020 20:11 AlLach Updated [Operator, Operator]
14-May-2021 08:25 TB Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source]

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