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Type:Silhouette image of generic L39 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Aero Vodochody L-39 Albatros
Owner/operator:Yemen Air Force
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Aden City -   Yemen
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
A Yemeni military training jet crashed on Wednesday in south Yemen due to a technical problem, a defence ministry official said.
The L-39 training aircraft crashed in the area of Salah al-Din, west of the port city of Aden, the official said, according to the ministry-linked news website
He said the aircraft, manufactured in the former Czechoslovakia, encountered a technical problem during training.
A security official told AFP earlier that the pilot survived.


Revision history:

13-Jan-2010 23:32 jorgetadeu7 Added
19-May-2012 03:00 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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