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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203972
Last updated: 13 August 2020
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Date:07-JAN-2018
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic TOR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Panavia Tornado IDS
Owner/operator:Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF)
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Saada province -   Yemen
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A warplane from Saudi Arabia’s air forces crashed while conducting military operations in Saada province, Yemen. Both crew members ejected safely and were rescued.

Sources:

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-yemen-security-warplane/saudi-led-coalition-warplane-crashes-in-yemen-saudi-statement-idUSKBN1EW0NV?il=0
http://www.arabnews.com/node/1220726/saudi-arabia
https://www.express.co.uk/news/world/901421/Saudi-Arabia-plane-crash-Yemen-Houthi-rebels-British-made-Tornado
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/saudi-fighter-jet-crashes-yemen-rebels-claim-downing-it/2018/01/07/65cbb54c-f3d1-11e7-9af7-a50bc3300042_story.html?noredirect=on


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Jan-2018 17:19 sinfu2a Added
07-Jan-2018 17:23 harro Updated [Narrative]
07-Jan-2018 20:41 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
08-Jan-2018 09:35 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
09-Jan-2018 19:38 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]
09-Jan-2018 20:58 harro Updated [Source, Narrative]

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