Accident Panavia Tornado GR1 ZA467,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55429
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Date:Tuesday 22 January 1991
Type:Silhouette image of generic TOR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Panavia Tornado GR1
Owner/operator:16 Sqn RAF
Registration: ZA467
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Ar Rutbah -   Iraq
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Tabuk AB
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Possibly NVG problems, AAA night flashes might have caused distractions - suspected that they might have impacted with ground on break maneuver. Aircraft flew into the ground during an eight ship low level ground attack mission on Ar Rutbah radar site, Iraq. Both crew were killed


Revision history:

14-Jan-2009 11:13 harro Updated
03-Jul-2009 04:45 Jakub Cikhart Updated
04-Jul-2011 00:17 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Apr-2013 18:28 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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