Accident MiG-21SM , Tuesday 29 January 1980
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Date:Tuesday 29 January 1980
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG21 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Owner/operator:136 APIB Soviet Air Force
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Chirchiq Air Base -   Uzbekistan
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Chirchiq Air Base
Destination airport:Chirchiq Air Base
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
During a training mission from Chirchiq Air Base, MiG-21SM of 136 APIB crashed while landing. Captain Sergey Igorevich Kopyev was killed.


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