Accident BAC Lightning F53 53-414, Saturday 10 April 1971
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Date:Saturday 10 April 1971
Type:Silhouette image of generic LTNG model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
BAC Lightning F53
Owner/operator:Kuwait Air Force
Registration: 53-414
MSN: 95307
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:3
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Shanty Town near Al Mubarak Air Base, Farwaniyah -   Kuwait
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Kuwait International Airport (KWI/OKBK)
Destination airport:Kuwait International Airport (KWI/OKBK)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
53-414; G27-82; C/N 95307 ff T.M.S. Ferguson 21-11-69 Samlesbury. To Jeddah, 25-3-69, pilot Flt Lt Brimson, with 53-413. Coded 'F'.

Crashed, 10-4-71, on approach to Al Mubarak Air Base (the military airfield at Kuwait International Airport) into shanty town, three civilians killed. Pilot, Lieutenant Abdulwahab Abdulrazaq, survived the crash, but died on the way to hospital


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15-Mar-2012 18:50 Dr. John Smith Added

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