ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55408
Last updated: 24 April 2014
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Date:15-JUN-1998
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic TOR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Panavia Tornado F3
Owner/operator:29 Sqn RAF
Registration: ZE732
C/n / msn: 660/AS048
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:20 miles East of Flamborough Head, East Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Coningsby (QCY/EGXC)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Disappeared from radar while working with two other Tornados and an AWACS over the North Sea. Following an extended search the wreckage was discovered during a sonar search by an 819 NAS Sea King HAS6 approximately 20 miles off Flamborough Head, East Yorkshire. The crew did not eject and were both killed

Crew later named as (pilot) Squadron Leader William Michael Vivian and (navigator) Flight Lieutenant Derek Stuart Lacey

Sources:
www.ukserials.com
http://www.dasa.mod.uk/modintranet/publications/aircraftAccidents/Tornado.html
http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/aircraft_by_type/tornado.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RAF_Coningsby#Tornados
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No._29_Squadron_RAF#1945_to_1998


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Jun-2009 01:59 86.159.180.17 Updated
04-Jul-2011 06:52 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
30-Aug-2011 23:32 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Apr-2013 18:30 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]
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