Accident MiG-17 -, Monday 11 June 1973
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Date:Monday 11 June 1973
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Owner/operator:940 APIB Soviet Air Force
Registration: -
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Postawy Air Base, Vitebsk Oblast -   Belarus
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:Postawy Air Base
Destination airport:Postawy Air Base
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
MiG-17 of 940 APIB crashed after engine failure near Postawy Air Base, Vitebsk Oblast. Pilot ejected safely.


Revision history:

24-May-2016 16:44 JF Added
07-Feb-2020 10:26 JF Updated [Operator]
09-Jan-2022 11:30 JF Updated [Registration, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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