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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55361
Last updated: 28 December 2019
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Date:29-SEP-1982
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic JAGR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
SEPECAT Jaguar GR.1
Owner/operator:17 Squadron Royal Air Force (17 Sqn RAF)
Registration: XX768
C/n / msn: S.65
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Heinsberg-Rauderath -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RAF Bruggen
Narrative:
Crashed after an engine fire on approach to Bruggen, West Germany due to fatigue failure of a low pressure compressor which ruptured several fuel system components.

Aircraft crashed at Heinsberg-Rauderath, 6 miles S of Wildenrath: pilot (Wing Commander Lovett) ejected safely

Sources:

http://mod.uk/NR/rdonlyres/157BC085-C1A0-40B6-BBF9-DD920C845285/0/maas82_18_jaguar_xx768_29sept82.pdf
http://web.archive.org/web/20171028222715/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/Jaguar/Jaguar.htm
http://web.archive.org/web/20170301083329/http://www.targetlock.org.uk:80/jaguar/production_uk.html
www.ukserials.com


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jul-2011 02:39 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Apr-2013 16:52 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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