Polish Air Force
2plm

MiG-21pfm(SPS)

 

12th May 1983

Goleniów airport

Lieutenant Wiesław Kalicki 


31 year old Lieutenant Wiesław Kalicki of the 2nd Pulk Lotnictwa Mysliwskiego (Fighter Regiment) Goleniów was flying a Polish Air Force MiG-21pfm(SPS). At some time between 9-10:00am a technical problem occurred with the aircraft's engine. Lt. Kalicki made the decision to eject using the Russian designed KM-1 while in horizontal flight at a height of 192 metres and a speed of 290km/h., conditions clouds 2/8 700/400 visibility 6km.  He landed in a wooded area some 3,900 metres from the perimeter of Goleniów airport



                                                                                                       photo via Wiesław Kalicki


                                                            photo via Wiesław Kalicki

Lieutenant Wiesław Kalicki