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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58006
Last updated: 3 October 2019
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Date:31-DEC-1985
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic JAGR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
SEPECAT Jaguar S
Owner/operator:Sultan of Oman's Air Force (SOAF)
Registration: 208
C/n / msn: 219/S(O)6
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Jebel Range -   Oman
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Thumrait, Oman
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Blew up in mid-air when a 1000lb bomb, went off prematurely. Pilot (Flt. Lt. T. A. F. 'Paddy' Mullen)
ejected - he was literally 'blown' out of the cockpit, and the force of the explosion initiated the ejection sequence!

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20171028222715/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/Jaguar/Jaguar.htm
http://web.archive.org/web/20160331232327/http://www.targetlock.org.uk/jaguar/production_oman.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
10-Jul-2011 13:09 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Nov-2014 07:26 Slizack Updated [Operator, Narrative]
01-Apr-2018 15:55 TB Updated [Operator, Source]

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