Accident Aermacchi MB.339AM M34-.., Friday 5 October 1984
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Date:Friday 5 October 1984
Time:11:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic M339 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Aermacchi MB.339AM
Owner/operator:Tentera Udara Diraja Malaysia (TUDM)
Registration: M34-..
MSN: 66..
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:RMAF Kuantan, Pahang -   Malaysia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RMAF Kuantan
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Crashed just after take-off while encountering wake turbulence. Both pilots ejected at 50 feet AGL.

Sources:

The Straits Times 6 October 1984, p9

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Oct-2012 10:59 TB Added
22-Feb-2019 19:05 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
14-Mar-2019 13:52 TB Updated [Time, Source]

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