ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55408
Last updated: 18 December 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:North Sea 30 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 30 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:
1. http://www.ukserials.com/pdflosses/maas_19980615_ze732.pdf
2. http://www.dasa.mod.uk/modintranet/publications/aircraftAccidents/Tornado.html
3. http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/aircraft_by_type/tornado.htm
4. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RAF_Coningsby#Tornados
5. http://www.tornado-data.com/Production/RAF%20Crash%20Data.pdf

ZE732 'AS' 56 Sqdn Tornado F.3 lining up for departure at Woodford 25/06/1995

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]
27-Nov-2014 15:14 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
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