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Chronological Listing of Bangla-Deshi Air Force
Losses & Ejections

Date Air Force A'cft Unit / Serial based crashed crew photo seat
20th August 1971
  Lockheed T-33 belonging to the Pakistan Air Force     East Pakistani Instructor pilot, M. Mati-ur Rahman attempted to  hijack a PAF T-33  aircraft to India.

The Student Plt. Off. Rashid attempted to stop his  instructor and in the process deliberately brought the aircraft down 32 miles short of the Indian border

  Mati-ur Rahman is seen by many in Bangla Desh as one of their first aviation losses and considered a martyr
  Bangla Desh Air Force Founded during the Bangladesh Liberation War in 1971
21st September 1971 is given as the founding date
12 July 1976
Bangladesh Air Force
Type ???            
1st September 1976
Bangladesh Air Force
NZAI Air Tourer     Crashed during an inaugural flight on the opening of Flying Instructors School at BAF Dhaka Base
Ac took off, did a circuit and then approached the runway, it then suddenly went into a roll and crashed nose down into the airfield. Both occupants killed instantly
Air Vice Marshal M Khademul Bashar killed Sqn Ldr Mofizul Haq
Additional information from Jagan
Bangladesh Air Force
NANCHANG A5       ejected    
25th April 1980
Bangladesh Air Force
S YANG F6        ejected    
31st July 1980
Bangladesh Air Force
S YANG F6        ejected    
5th August 1984
Bangladesh Air Force
Fokker 27
    crashed at Dacca, Bangladesh 49 on board killed    
30th April 1991  Cyclone caused massive tidal bore across the low lying airport at Chittagong destroying significant numbers of  BAF aircraft

Bangladesh Air Force
40 x
F-6 [MiG 19]

Bangladesh Air Force
4 x Helicopters   Chittagong        
Bangladesh Air Force
FT –5       Flight Lt Quddus killed    
18th November 1993   PC-7  
Kendah State, Malaysia
BanglaDeshi Student made forced landing
4th September 1994
Bangladesh Air Force
F-7       DETAILS ??    
Bangladesh Air Force
PT-6I Trainer     Collision Wing Commander Haque killed    
Bangladesh Air Force
PT-6I Trainer     Squadron leader Islam killed    
Flying Officer Masud killed    
8th May 1996
Bangladesh Air Force
26th October 1998
Bangladesh Air Force
Chengdu FT-7M     crashed at Modhupur in Tangail Pilot ??? killed    
17th November 1998
Bangladesh Air Force
Sunday 7th January 2001
Bangladesh Air Force
Chengdu FT-7B 1433   crashed at  Dhaka’s Zia International Airport.      
Squadron leader Mohammad Mohsin
Sq Ldr Reza Mohammad Emdad,
eza Amdad Khan] injured
30th July 2002
Bangladesh Air Force
A-5C     Crashed at Banshkhali, Chittagong, a coastal fishing settlement, igniting three mud and straw huts. Ground fatalities and injuries Flight Lieutenant Adnan Mukid
19th October 2002

Bangladesh Air Force
   Sergeant Zuhurul Haq Airbase in Chittagong collided with a television relay station tower at Ukhiya, crashed in Cox's Bazaar Wing commander Kazi Kamrul Newaj    
Flying Officer M Sabbir Ahmed    
Warrant Officer Zahir Hossain    
Sergeant  Abdus Samad    
All crew were killed
25th February 2003
1618 (local time)

Bangladesh Air Force
Chengdu FT-7B 430
confirm ??
   Left wheel collapsed on take off for an Advanced Combat Manoeuvre (ACM.) Zia, International Airport, Dhaka,  BanglaDesh     Martin-Baker
Squadron Leader Ahsanul Kabir ejected safely Flight Lieutenant A A M M Shamsuzzahan ejected safely sustained minor injuries Martin-Baker
15th November 2003
Bangladesh Air Force
Piper Cessna S-2     belly landing pilot Tapash OK    
captain Ahsan OK    
co-pilot Anwar OK    
?? ?? 2003 ?   Training Aircraft     Emergency landing at Abahani ground of Dhanmondi      
7th February 2005

Bangladesh Air Force
training aircraft     Skidded off the Jahurul Huq Airfield during take off      
pilot escaped unhurt co-pilot escaped unhurt  
Tuesday 7th June 2005
Bangladesh Air Force
Chengdu F7MB     Crashed on a thatched home in Uttara at Fayedabad area of Uttara in Dhaka. Ground fatality and injuries. Flight Lieutenant Ahsanul Kabir [Ahsan?]
ejected safely
Monday 24th April 2006 11:20am
Bangladesh Air Force

                                                                                                      photo: Focusbangla 

Flight Cadet Wing Under Officer Md Taniul Islam
, was killed
  no ejection seats fitted to this type of aircraft
PT-6I Trainer 6106 Air Force Academy  Jessore training mission. crashed in a jute field at Kotchandpur in the south-western district of Jhenaidah in the village of Moharrampur
Monday 9th April 2007
12:00 p.m.

Bangladesh Air Force

                                                                                                                photos: Ittefaq

Pilot,  flight cadet Faisal Mahmud killed

Solo flight - no other crew

no ejection seats fitted to this type of aircraft
PT-6I Trainer   Jessore Airport  Crashed in Jessore district of western Bangladesh
Tuesday 8th April 2008

Bangladesh Air Force
Chengdu F-7   Kurmitola Airforce base crashed at Paharia village in the Tangail district 100 km north of the capital Dhaka Squadron Leader Morshed Hassan
ejected but died later at hospital of his injuries
Monday 9th March 2009

Bangladesh Air Force
helicopter   Jessore  Flying to Mymensingh cantonment from Jessore cantonment. Hit an electric pole and crashed about 100 miles north of Dhaka  at Alenga in Kalihati Upazila in Tangail      

                                                      BanglaDesh media
Major General Rafiqul Islam
General Officer Commanding (GOC) of 55 infantry division Jessore Cantonment
Pilot Lt Col Shahid Islam
Co-pilot Major Syeed
taken to the Tangail Sadar Hospital in critical condition
Tuesday 16th June 2009

Bangladesh Air Force
Shenyang FT-6     Crashed at Patenga in Chittagong in the Karnaphuli estuary      
Lt Abdullah-Al-Mamun
ejected safely landing in river
Thursday 22nd October 2009
Bangladesh Air Force
Shenyang FT-6
confirm ??
                                                      Bangladesh media
    No ejection Seats fitted to this type of aircraft
Erulia airstrip Crashed while landing at a local airport at Arulia in Bogra Sadar Upazila AAMM Shamsujjahan
Squadron leader Jamal Uddin Ahmed
The crew were taken to the  Combined Military Hospital in Bogra for treatment
23rd September 2010
Bangladesh Air Force
      Crashed into the Karnaphuli river Flight Lieutenant Ahmed Sanjid
23rd September 2010

Bangladesh Air Force
Chengu F-7 1428 ?? sqn
Sergeant Zahirul Haq Airbase at Patenga
Routine training flight. Crashed near  [near Patenga Boat Club] Chittagong into the river Karnaphuli between the Marine Academy and Matubbar piers of Karnafuli Flight Lieutenant Ahmed Sanjid
ejected safely
He was taken to Combined Military Hospital (CMH)
photo needed
Monday 20th December 2010
Bangladesh Air Force
PT-6     crashed on the western side of Barisal airport      
Squadron Leader Ashraf Ibne Ahmed
Squadron Leader Mohammad Mahmudul Haque
Monday 10th October 2011

BanglaDesh Air Force
Nanchang A-5C 56912 21 Squadron
Zahurul-Haque AB
Shah Amanat International Airport
Crashed  into Shah Amanat International Airport in Chittagong city near the runway when one of the main wheels caught fire Flight Lieutenant Mahbub MM Muntasim
Taken to hospital in Patenga
Sunday 8th April 2012

Bangladesh Air Force
L-39 Albatros

36 52 13

Kurmitola Air Base Crashed shortly after take off near Madhupur sub-district into a paddy field in central Tangail district     VS-1
Flight Lieutenant Reza Sharif
died from injuries
Squadron Leader Mamunur Rashid

Sunday 14th July 2013

Air Force
Nanchang A-5   BAF Zahurul Haq Air Base Crashed into a paddy field shortly after takeoff east Burulia, Baghkhali. Weather conditions were described as poor Flight Lieutenant Arafat Hossoin
landed at Bhatikhain in Baghkhali
Martin-Baker BD10LV
Thursday 6th February 2014

Bangladesh Air Force
PT-6 3515 BAF Jessore Regular training flight. Made emergency landing at Maidi village near the Jessore airport. Minor damage to aircraft      
Student Pilot
Wednesday 30th April 2014
also seen as 11:27

Bangladesh Air Force
Aero Vodochody L-39
Nanchang A-5
  Zahurul-Haque Air Base BAF's Chittagong air base Made emergency  landing at  Shah Amanat International Airport after one of its tyres caught fire. after 26 minutes flight. Flames put out by  fire-fighters     VS-1
Flight Lieutenant Tanvir Adib
not injured
Mandatory check up in Chittagong city
not occupied VS-1

Acknowledgements / Sources

Asian News Media
BanglaDesh Media
AFM (Dave Allport)
Warbirds of India