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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138050
Last updated: 31 December 2020
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Date:24-JUL-2005
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HAWK model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
BAe Hawk T65A
Owner/operator:88 Sqn Royal Saudi AF
Registration: 8802
C/n / msn: 6Y017
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:King Faisal Airbase, Tabuk -   Saudi Arabia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:King Faisal Airbase (TUU)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mid-air collision between two BAe Hawk T65As (Serials 8802 and 8809) of the RSAF "Saudi Hawks" (a.k.a. "Green Falcons") aerobatic team (part of 88 Squadron RSAF) during a formation landing on approach to their home base near King Faisal Airbase, Tabuk, Saudi Arabia. Pilots of both aircraft ejected safely, sustaining only minor injuries

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20170528130016/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Country-By-Country/saudi_arabia.htm
http://web.archive.org/web/20121118000509/http://www.scramble.nl:80/sb.htm (Scramble 315)
https://forum.keypublishing.com/showthread.php?52103-royal-saudi-air-force-photos
http://users.skynet.be/trueblue/saudihawks/index.htm

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

5 Feb 2002 8804 Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) 0 Tabuk AB w/o


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Aug-2011 00:59 Dr. John Smith Added
30-Oct-2014 09:23 Zeeland Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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