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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55338
Last updated: 14 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic JAGR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Owner/operator:54 Squadron Royal Air Force (54 Sqn RAF)
Registration: XZ373
MSN: S140
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Adriatic Sea, 20 nm N of Bari -   Italy
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Gioia del Colle, Italy
Destination airport:
Due to a fuel imbalance in the underwing tanks control was lost during ACT. The US exchange pilot Capt. R. L. Paradis USAF) could not regain control and ejected at 5,000 ft. The aircraft crashed into the Adriatic Sea and had been operating from Gioia del Colle, Italy

Flight International 24-30 April 1996


Photo of XZ373 courtesy

Coltishall (EGYC / CLF) (closed)
12 July 1993; (c) Joop de Groot

Revision history:

11-Jan-2009 10:26 harro Updated
10-Jul-2011 04:44 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Feb-2012 10:23 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source]

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