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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65928
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:17-NOV-1975
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HUNT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Hunter FGA Mk 73A
Owner/operator:Sultan of Oman's Air Force (SOAF)
Registration: 854
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:'Manston', Aydim -   Oman
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:OOTH
Destination airport:
Narrative:
To SOAF, 1975 as 854 with No.6 Sqn, at Thumrait. Hit by a SAM-7 in Jaadhib area of PDRY. Lost power and showed fire warning. Forced landing at u2018Manston' (Aydim) landing ground. Jordanian Pilot, safe. W/O, 17-11-75. The wreckage was returned by road to Thumrait.

Sources:

Hawker Hunter 1951-2008, David J. Griffin


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jun-2009 21:38 RAFOHunter Added
01-Apr-2018 15:44 TB Updated [Operator]

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