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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55440
Last updated: 15 November 2018
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Date:09-JAN-1990
Time:14:49Z
Type:Silhouette image of generic TOR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Panavia Tornado GR1A
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force (RAF)
Registration: ZA394
C/n / msn: BS061/3093
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:4 mi E of Hexham, Northumberland -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Wattisham, Suffolk
Destination airport:RAF Laarbruch
Narrative:
The port wing of Jaguar GR3A XZ108 struck the tail fin of the Tornado while both low flying head on in a valley. The Tornado crew lost control and ejected to safety. The Jaguar landed safely.

Sources:

Flight International 8-14 May 1991
http://ukserials.com/losses-1990.htm
http://www.tornado-data.com/Production/RAF%20Crash%20Data.pdf
http://www.mod.uk/NR/rdonlyres/51EF51D3-3E2B-42AC-A45E-1AD856FF2AFF/0/maas90_08_jaguar_gr1a_xz108_9jan90.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Dec-2008 01:19 harro Updated
04-Jul-2011 00:17 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
08-Oct-2012 12:37 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
07-Apr-2013 07:51 Nepa Updated [Operator]
03-Aug-2013 12:32 TB Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Location, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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