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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65329
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:08-NOV-1956
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic IL28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Ilyushin Il-28
Owner/operator:Soviet Air Force
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Budapest -   Hungary
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by ground fire while returning from photo reconnaissance mission during Hungarian Uprising. All three crew members were posthumously awarded the title Hero of the Soviet Union.

Sources:

http://www.warheroes.ru/hero/hero.asp?Hero_id=3945


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Jun-2009 11:08 Joe D Added

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