Accident Shaanxi Y-8Q , Tuesday 1 March 2022
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Date:Tuesday 1 March 2022
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic AN12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Shaanxi Y-8Q
Owner/operator:China Naval Air Force - Unit 92967
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 11 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:off Sanya, Hainan Province -   China
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Little or no information is available
Narrative:
A maritime patrol variant of Shaanxi Y-8 crashed into the South China Sea off Sanya. At least eleven occupants have died in the crash. This accident have been kept confidential by the P. R. China government, but Republic of China's National Security Bureau have confirmed it.

Sources:

www.taiwannews.com.tw
www.scmp.com
https://web.archive.org/web/20220612012217/https://tw.appledaily.com/politics/20220310/V67HY46KJVCKPLZFDGKMP76WZM/
https://gkjlai.pixnet.net/blog/post/232060394-55%E5%B9%B4%E8%A7%A3%E6%94%BE%E8%BB%8D%E6%88%B0%E6%A9%9F%E5%A4%B1%E4%BA%8B%E8%A8%98%E9%8C%84

Location

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-May-2024 11:39 RDV Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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