Accident Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-31 Foxhound , Wednesday 15 January 1997
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Date:Wednesday 15 January 1997
Time:11:31
Type:Silhouette image of generic MG31 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-31 Foxhound
Owner/operator:Russian Air Defence Forces
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Kotlas, Arkhangelsk Oblast -   Russia
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
The aircraft fell from a height of 12-13 km and crashed into a marsh. Crew lost control of the aircraft due to anoxia.

Sources:

http://www.testpilot.ru/russia/mikoyan/mig/31/mig31_crash.htm

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-May-2009 03:46 Joe D Added
04-Jul-2023 18:09 Nepa Updated

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