Accident Northrop F-5E Tiger II M29-06, Monday 6 June 1983
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Date:Monday 6 June 1983
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: M29-06
MSN: R1126
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:off Pulau Tioman -   Malaysia
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Impacted the South China Sea at high speed 24 km east of Pulau Tioman during air strike exercise with three other F-5. Pilot instructor Kapten (Udara) Quah Heng Teik (25) was killed.


New Straits Times 5 February 1986, p2/7 June 1983, p1+2

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18-Feb-2019 21:31 TB Added
18-Feb-2019 21:40 TB Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Narrative]

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