Accident Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21bis C2236, Tuesday 4 January 2005
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Date:Tuesday 4 January 2005
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG21 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21bis
Owner/operator:Indian Air Force (IAF)
Registration: C2236
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:20 km from Bikaner, Rajasthan -   India
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Nal-Bikaner AFS (VIBK)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Crashed in a farm at Inda village, 20 km from Bikaner, soon after taking off on a routine sortie from the Nal-Bikaner AFS after engine failure. S/L S. Kaila ejected safely.

Sources:

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/indian-air-force-pilot-wing-commander-sanjeet-kaila-centre-injured-mig-21-pilot/1/336518.html
http://www.bharat-rakshak.com/IAF/Database/Accidents/listing.php?qyear=2005&qacid=50&qt=YR
http://www.bharat-rakshak.com/IAF/Database/Accidents/details.php?crno=2005001
http://web.archive.org/web/20171020043724/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/INDIA/mig_21_india.htm
http://web.archive.org/web/20171024011617/http://www.millionmonkeytheater.com:80/Fishbed.html
Scramble 309

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
28-Mar-2017 07:37 JF Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Aug-2021 13:14 TB Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Phase, Narrative]

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