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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55377
Last updated: 16 January 2020
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Date:10-DEC-1979
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic JAGR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
SEPECAT Jaguar GR.1
Owner/operator:226 Operational Conversion Unit Royal Air Force (226 OCU RAF)
Registration: XX755
C/n / msn: S.52
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Lumsden, Aberdeenshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Lossiemouth (EGQS)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Mid-air collision during a formation training flight involving four Jaguar aircraft. Both Jaguars involved in the collision (XX749 and XX755) crashed. The pilot of XX755 ejected safely, the pilot of XX749 was killed.

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/pdflosses/maas_19791210_xx749_xx755.pdf
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20171028222715/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/Jaguar/Jaguar.htm
3. http://www.flightglobal.com/pdfarchive/view/1980/1980%20-%203073.html
4. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1979.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Feb-2011 14:32 harro Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Jul-2011 00:55 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Jun-2013 16:17 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
04-Jun-2015 21:08 Z. Zeeland Updated [Operator]
14-Jul-2015 13:34 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code]

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