Accident Northrop F-5E Tiger II M29-22, Wednesday 17 April 1996
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Date:Wednesday 17 April 1996
Time:14:33
Type:Silhouette image of generic F5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Northrop F-5E Tiger II
Owner/operator:Tentera Udara Diraja Malaysia (TUDM)
Registration: M29-22
MSN: HR1002
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:RMAF Kuantan -   Malaysia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Caught fire and crashed into the safety barrier on take-off. Pilot (27) escaped unhurt. Tail burnt.

Sources:

New Straits Times 18 April 1996, p2 (photo)
Flight International 4-10 Juni 1997, p43

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Oct-2012 09:59 TB Added
28-Mar-2013 19:28 TB Updated [Phase, Source, Narrative]
18-Feb-2019 22:16 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]

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