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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 65021
Last updated: 23 November 2019
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Date:08-AUG-1978
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic JAGR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
SEPECAT Jaguar A
Owner/operator:EC2/11, L'Armée de L'Air
Registration: A109
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ati -   Chad
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:N'Djamena, Chad
Destination airport:
Narrative:
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 (A109) was lost in a reconnaissance flight on August 8th, killing the pilot Ltt Jacquel Robert

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/20160304072712/http://www.targetlock.org.uk/jaguar/service_france.html
http://web.archive.org/web/20120429202525/http://www.targetlock.org.uk/jaguar/production_france.html
http://www.aa-11-escadre.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=131&Itemid=94


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Jul-2011 06:51 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 [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source]
14-Aug-2011 00:07 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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