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Kfir
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Date Air Force A'cft Unit / Serial based crashed crew photo seat
???
IDF/AF
IAI Kfir C2       Herzl Bodinger recovered   Martin-Baker
18-Dec-77
IDF/AF
IAI Kfir C2      Engine failure at low altitude Yoseph Rozner   Martin-Baker
20-Oct-79
IDF/AF
IAI Kfir C2 744   Bird strike while landing at Ramat David pilot recovered   Martin-Baker
Oct 1981
IDF/AF
IAI Kfir C2      Engine cut pilot recovered   Martin-Baker
6th June 1982
IDF/AF
Kfir C.2     Shot down by Syrian ZSU-23-4 while attacking Syrian armoured column on Beiruth-Damascus highway Fate of pilot ???    
11th June 1982
IDF/AF
Kfir C.2     Syrian MiG-23s or SAMs in the "Kanakir" area. IS THIS CORRECT    
21st December 1982
IDF/AF
IAI Kfir C2       Engine failure Michael "Mickey" Kamil ejected safely   Martin-Baker
03-Mar-83
IDF/AF
IAI Kfir C2     Compressor stall from gun barrel explosion Amal Zimmerman   Martin-Baker
20-Nov-83
IDF/AF
IAI Kfir C2     Syrian AAA fire near Beirut. Miki Lev ejected captured by the Lebanese Army,  PoW in Lebanon, returned that evening on 21st November 1983   Martin-Baker
Aug-86
IDF/AF
IAI Kfir C2     Engine failure Yoram Peled recovered   Martin-Baker
7th February 1985
FAE
Kfir C-2 FAE-910 Unit: 2113
Base: Taura
birdstrike
place : Lomas de Sargentillo
Lieutenant Marco Lopez   Martin-Baker
3rd May 1989
Ecuadoran AF
Kfir C2 FAE904          
11th July 1990
???

IDF/AF
IAI Kfir     Engine cut at takeoff pilot recovered   Martin-Baker
12th August 1994
FAE
Kfir C-2 FAE-903 Unit : 2113
Base: Taura
engine failure Flame out Peninsula Santa Elena near Taura Air Base Major Juan Vivero   Martin-Baker
13th February 1995
Ecuadoran AF
Kfir C2            
13th February 1995
Ecuadoran AF
Kfir C2            
2nd May 1995
Columbian AF
Kfir C2 FAC3042          
21st January 1997
Sri Lankan Air Force
Kfir C.7 CF-712 No. 10 Fighter Squadron
Katunayaka Air Force base
Crashed into the Negombo Laguna pilot ejected   Martin-Baker Mk.10
24th April 1998
FAE
Kfir C-2 FAE-913 Unit :2113
Base: Taura
bird strike on canopy while operating at low level (approach?)
place: near
 Taura AFB
Lieutenant Marco Palacios   Martin-Baker
24th July 2001
Sri Lanka Air Force
5 x Kfir C2     Damaged during storm      
24th July 2001
Sri Lanka Air Force
Kfir C2     Written off during Storm      
24th July 2001
Sri Lanka Air Force
Kfir C2     Written off during Storm      
24th July 2001
Sri Lanka Air Force
Kfir C2     Written off during Storm      
22nd October 2002
at around 8.55 a.m

Sri Lanka Air Force
Kfir C-7 or C-2 CF719 No. 10 Fighter Squadron
Katunayaka Air Force base
on a training exercise, exploded about 1400 ft. above Nakkawatte, Narammala crashed into a private garden in Kuliyapitiya Pilot Flight Lt. ejected but landed in coconut tree and was killed   Martin-Baker Mk.10
22nd February 2002
Columbian AF
Kfir C7     Damaged      
4th June 2003
Columbian AF
Kfir C7 FAC3046          
21st October 2004
17:15h

FAE
 Kfir TC-2  either 931 or 932 Escuadron 2113

Taura

Bird strike. Final aproached to Taura AFB Capitan Alex Padilla ejected with minor injures. Martin-Baker
Capitan Patricio Velasco  ejected with minor injures.   Martin-Baker
Tuesday 5th September 2006
morning

Sri Lankan Air Force
Kfir TC-2   No. 10 Fighter Squadron
Katunayaka Air Force base
Engine failure. On a special mission in the North. Third of four jets taking off left runway and slid on grass runway edge pilot  ejected landing on the ground by parachute without injuries   Martin-Baker Mk.10
co-pilot ejected landing on the ground by parachute without injuries   Martin-Baker Mk.10
Monday 16th October 2006
Sri Lanka Air Force
Kfir C-7 or C-2

???

  No. 10 Fighter Squadron
Katunayaka Air Force base
"encountered a technical problem" Crashed shortly after take-off into the Negombo lagoon while probably on a retaliatory air strike against the Tamil Tigers thought responsible for suicide truck bombers who attacked Sri Lankan Navy buses pilot ejected to safety and was rescued by helicopters   Martin-Baker Mk.10
Monday 20th July 2009
FAC
[Columbian Air Force]

                                                                                Columbian media
Technical malfunction during landing. The crew were two Israeli pilot sent to train local pilots     Martin-Baker
egressed from cockpit
OK
egressed from cockpit
OK
Martin-Baker
IAI
Kfir
FAC 3004
[confirm ??]
  No ejections

Thursday 30th September 2010
13:00LT

FAC
[Columbia]

IAI Kfir C-7

3005

111th FS
Palanquero AFB

Crashed during traing near Santander

 

 

Martin-Baker JM6

Pilot
ejected

Co-pilot
ejected

Martin-Baker JM6

Tuesday 1st March 2011
09:30

SLAF
IAI Kfir C2 CF-???
No. 10 Fighter Squadron
SLAFB Katunayake
Mid air collision  over Warana area in the western provincial Gampaha district during practice rehearsal for the 60th anniversary of the air force being marked on Wednesday 2nd March 2011 at the Ratmalana air base. Crashed  6 km off Yakkala near Kirindiwela Road. Yakkala, which is 25 km from Sri Lanka’s capital, Colombo. Flight Lt Mohan Perera
ejected
parachute did not deploy correctly.
Found dead
Martin-Baker
Tuesday 1st March 2011
09:30

SLAF
IAI Kfir C2 CF-???  
No. 10 Fighter Squadron
SLAFB Katunayake
Squadron Leader Vajira Jayakody
ejected safely
Martin-Baker
Tuesday 18th February 2014
16:53 local time (2353 GMT)

FAC
Columbian Air Force
Kfir TC-12 FAC-3306 Palanquero, Puerro Salgar Crashed during training mission. in Norcasia, a municipality in the central Caldas department     Martin-Baker Mk. 10
??
killed
did not eject
??
ejected
injured

Martin-Baker Mk.10
                 

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