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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55401
Last updated: 19 October 2017
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Type:Silhouette image of generic TOR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Panavia Tornado F3
Owner/operator:111 Sqdn, Royal Air Force (RAF)
Registration: ZE962
C/n / msn: AS115
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:14 km E of RAF Leuchars, Fife -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:RAF Leuchars, Fife (ADX/EGQL)
Destination airport:RAF Leeming, North Yorkshire (EGXE)
The aircraft entered an uncontrollable spin while in a steep climb shortly after take off from Leuchars, Fife. The crew ejected safely at approximately 8,000ft and the aircraft crashed into the North Sea. Both crew received minor injuries and were rescued after 40 minutes in the water by Sea King helicopter


1. [Scramble 318]

Revision history:

24-Jul-2009 10:42 Updated
08-Jul-2010 04:41 Updated [Phase]
04-Jul-2011 07:28 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
05-Apr-2013 14:47 Nepa Updated [Operator]
24-May-2013 02:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Embed code]
04-Aug-2013 13:30 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location]
18-Jan-2014 20:27 TB Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Embed code]
18-Aug-2016 17:45 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Source]

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