Accident SEPECAT Jaguar A A106, 14 Oct 1978
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic JAGR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Owner/operator:Armée de l'Air
Registration: A106
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:4 km from N'Djamena -   Chad
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:N'Djamena, Chad
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
In April 1978, under Operation Tacaud, eight of the EC 3/11 Jaguars based at Dakar were detached to N'Djamena in Chad to support the ailing Chadian government. A further twelve Jaguars from EC 2/11 arrived in late April 1978: one was shot down by an SA-7 "Grail" on May 31st, another was lost in a reconnaissance flight on August 8th, a third in a collision on August 23rd and a fourth on October 14th. Pilot Cap Serge Linemann.

Le Monde 17 October 1978

Revision history:

05-Jul-2011 06:54 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Jul-2011 02:41 Anon. Updated [Registration, Operator, Departure airport, Source]
01-Aug-2014 19:36 Anon. Updated [Total fatalities, Phase, Narrative]
19-Jan-2020 10:39 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]
17-Aug-2020 17:46 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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