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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 57646
Last updated: 24 March 2019
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Date:30-AUG-1987
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic JAGR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
SEPECAT Jaguar
Owner/operator:ASTE, Indian Air Force
Registration: JS1..
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Wellington [Coonoor] -   India
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Bangalore
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed on take off from Bangalore, India; aircraft came down at Coonoor. Pilot (Wg Cdr Ashok Yadav) ejected safely
Edited: Unforutnately the pilot died in the accident , just after a somersault, I was playing and watching this when it happened. Wg Cdr Yadav bravely avoided our residential area.

Sources:

http://www.warbirds.in/Crashes/crpage.php?qacid=60&qafdb=IAF&datesall=ON


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
16-Jul-2011 13:51 Dr.John Smith Updated [Registration, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
12-Jan-2013 04:56 Anon. Updated [Location, Phase, Narrative]

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