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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 64984
Last updated: 18 December 2019
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Date:27-MAR-1986
Time:08:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic JAGR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
SEPECAT Jaguar A
Owner/operator:L'Armée de L'Air
Registration: A152
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:21
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bangui -   Central African Republic
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Bangui
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed into a school shortly after taking off from Bangui Central African Republic, after experiencing engine failure. Pilot (Lt. M. Etcheberry) ejected safely, but the crippled Jaguar killed at least 21 people on the ground (some reports say "up to 35") when it came down on a school on the outskirts of the city.

Sources:

Flight International 16 May 1987
http://web.archive.org/web/20171028222715/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/Jaguar/Jaguar.htm
http://web.archive.org/web/20120429202525/http://www.targetlock.org.uk/jaguar/production_france.html
http://web.archive.org/web/20160304072712/http://www.targetlock.org.uk/jaguar/service_france.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-May-2009 05:17 harro Updated
05-Oct-2009 05:27 phil54 Updated
10-Jul-2011 04:46 Dr.John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
10-Jul-2011 11:51 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Narrative]

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