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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 57990
Last updated: 6 December 2021
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Date:20-MAR-1976
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic JPRO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
BAC Strikemaster Mk 82A
Owner/operator:Sultan of Oman's Air Force (SOAF)
Registration: 416
MSN: EEP/JP/3254
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Bid Bid -   Oman
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Salalah, Oman (SLL/OOSA)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed at Bid Bid, Oman. Pilot - Flt. Lt. Tim C. Hewlett - ejected safely, and was rescued. Some sources state aircraft was brought down by small-arms fire whilst strafing rebel guerrilla positions, others that the aircraft went out of control in a flat spin during a post-maintenance test flight.

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20171012054548/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Country-By-Country/Oman.htm
http://www.dstorm.eu/pages/en/oman/strikemaster.html
http://www.acig.org/artman/publish/article_202.shtml


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
26-Nov-2011 02:57 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
28-May-2013 13:11 Anon. Updated [Operator]
01-Apr-2018 15:46 TB Updated [Cn, Operator]

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