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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 141894
Last updated: 24 May 2021
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Date:14-JAN-2012
Time:12:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic F15 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonell Douglas F-15C
Owner/operator:2 Sqn Royal Saudi AF (RSAF)
Registration: 206
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Tabuk -   Saudi Arabia
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Two fighters crashed Saturday 14 January 2012 following a mid-air collision.

“During a joint training exercise simulating an air combat, a Mirage fighter jet belonging to the French armed forces collided with an F-15 aircraft of the Saudi army,” said an official from the Ministry of Defence of Saudi Arabia.

The three pilots ejected safely.

Sources:

http://www.foxcrawl.com/2012/01/15/french-saudi-fighter-jets-crashed-during-training-flights-above-tabuk/
http://www.defense.gouv.fr/content/download/395742/5929523/file/T%C3%A9l%C3%A9charger%20le%20rapport%20public%20BEAD-air-A-2012-001-A.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Jan-2012 03:47 gerard57 Added
15-Jan-2012 07:33 Hill Updated [Aircraft type]
16-Jan-2012 05:13 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type]
09-Feb-2012 23:28 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Registration]
26-Jul-2016 10:23 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Operator, Narrative]
02-Oct-2018 12:12 JF Updated [Registration, Operator, Location, Source]
28-Jan-2019 17:40 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]
27-Jul-2019 11:38 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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