IAF, IA and IN Aircraft Losses Database


2021 : 5

A total of 5 Accidents and Losses are listed.


DateAircraft TypeTail NoPilot/CrewPhotoUnitRemarks
05 Jan 21 MiG-21 Bison
23 Sqn
17 Mar 21 MiG-21 Bison Gp Capt Ashish Gupta +
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20 May 21 MiG-21 Bison Sqn Ldr Abhinav Chaudhari +
23 Sqn Crashed at about 2320 hrs in village Langiana Pura
03 Aug 21 Dhruv Lt Col S S Bhatt +
Capt Jayant Joshi +
ARMY - 254 Crashed into the Ranjit Sagar Dam lake in Jammu an
25 Aug 21 MiG-21 Bison
4 Sqn Malfunction soon after take off. Had to eject from

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