Date & Time: Mar 15, 1986 at 1135 LT
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Mitsubishi MU-2 Marquise
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The crew was engaged in a military exercise with the Swedish Army and the aircraft was used as a target. While cruising in a relative low altitude in a flat attitude, the aircraft was mistakenly shot down by a surface-to-air missile and crashed. Both occupants were killed.
The aircraft was mistakenly shot down by a surface-to-air missile while being used as a target.