Unlawful Interference Ilyushin Il-76TD UR-COZ, Tuesday 6 August 2019
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Date:Tuesday 6 August 2019
Time:00:17
Type:Silhouette image of generic IL76 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Ilyushin Il-76TD
Owner/operator:SkyAviatrans
Registration: UR-COZ
MSN: 1023410355
Year of manufacture:1992
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Unlawful Interference
Location:Misrata International Airport (MRA) -   Libya
Phase: Standing
Nature:Cargo
Departure airport:Ankara-Etimesgut Air Base (ANK/LTAD)
Destination airport:Misrata International Airport (MRA/HLMS)
Narrative:
The Ilyushin Il-76TD transport aircraft was hit during an air strike on Misrata Airport by the Libya National Air Force. The Ukraine Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that the aircraft had just arrived from Turkey, carrying humanitarian aid for the needs of the Libyan Red Crescent organization. Other sources claimed the aircraft carried weapons.
One of the eight crew members was injured.

Sources:

unian.info
Flightradar24

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