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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 57621
Last updated: 24 March 2019
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Date:26-OCT-2007
Time:15:03 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic JAGR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
SEPECAT Jaguar
Owner/operator:Indian Air Force
Registration: JS1..
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Jamnagar AFS, Gujarat -   India
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Jamnagar AFS
Destination airport:
Narrative:
IAF Jaguar crashes near Jamnagar airbase in Gujarat. The accident occurred shortly after the aircraft took off from the airbase at 1503 hrs. Squadron Leader Sangwan, however, managed to bail out safely by jumping out of the aircraft.

An IAF spokesperson, while confirming the reports of the accident, said here that the cause of the crash could not be ascertained. A court of inquiry has been initiated into the crash.

Sources:

http://www.warbirds.in/Crashes/crdetails.php?crno=2007014
http://www.targetlock.org.uk/jaguar/service_india.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
17-Apr-2009 11:30 harro Updated
06-Jul-2011 00:11 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
17-Jul-2011 01:18 Dr.John Smith Updated [Time, Registration, Source, Narrative]

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