Folland / HAL Gnat / Ajeet Gnat IE-1240

Construction Number Not Available
Other Identities Not Available
Dates in Service : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00
Status: Unknown

Date of Crash  13 Mar 71 Aircraft Type  Gnat
Serial Number  IE-1240 Unit  9 Sqn
Pilot details Sqn Ldr Kotikalapudh Sriharikrishna Rao +
Short Text  Cr into ground during 1 Vs V with Hunter. Then Wg Cdr Sunderasan flew Hunter Mk 56A of No 27 Sqn and Sqn Ldr Rao of 9 Sqn flew the Gnat . During the low level phase , Rao half rolled into the ground trying to get behind the Hunter .

Occupants of Aircraft

GD(P) : S/L Kotikalapudh Sriharikrishna Rao (5599 ) - 9 Sqn,
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