Incident Chengdu F-7M MAF#16??, Monday 7 March 2016
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Date:Monday 7 March 2016
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG21 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Chengdu F-7M
Owner/operator:Tatmadaw Lei (Myanmar Air Force)
Registration: MAF#16??
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:NayPyiTaw International Air Port -   Myanmar
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Toungoo Air Force Base
Destination airport:NayPyiTaw International Airport
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
The Jet fighter crash landed due to a technical failure during a group training exercise when a drag parachute, that controlled the speed, was brocken.
The plane veered off the runway and was damaged. Wheels, fuel tank and front part of the plane were destroyed. There were no personal injuries.

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Revision history:

08-Mar-2016 08:00 gerard57 Added
08-Mar-2016 10:03 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Narrative]
08-Mar-2016 11:43 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Total occupants, Source]
27-Apr-2016 09:49 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Jun-2016 09:31 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
15-Jun-2016 09:39 Anon. Updated [Registration, Source]
16-Jun-2016 08:39 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]

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