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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 94220
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Date:06-SEP-1965
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic GNAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Folland Gnat F Mk.1
Owner/operator:23 Sqn Indian AF
Registration: IE-1112
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pathankot -   India
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Pathankot
Narrative:
Flying Officer M. R. Murdeshwar had returned from an escort mission. His aircraft was strafed on ther ground at Pathankot AB, India, as he got out of the cockpit and jumped into a trench.

Pilot uninjured, aircraft written off as damaged beyond repair.

Sources:

http://www.warbirds.in/Crashes/crdetails.php?crno=458


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Jul-2011 12:04 Dr.John Smith Updated [Date, Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Feb-2012 12:17 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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