Accident Polikarpov I-16 -,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 349753
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Date:Friday 7 January 1938
Type:Silhouette image of generic I16 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Polikarpov I-16
Owner/operator:Spanish Republican Aviation
Registration: -
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:near Teruel -   Spain
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Barracas Airfield
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
On 07 January 1938 during a Combat Mission, I-16 was hit in Air Combat with Fiat CR-32 near Teruel.
Soviet Pilot, St/Lt Yakov Semyonovich Yaroshenko was wounded and was forced to make an emergency landing at Barracas Airfield. He died of his injuries on 20 January 1938.


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