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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55430
Last updated: 6 September 2019
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Date:20-JAN-1991
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic TOR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Panavia Tornado GR1
Owner/operator:9 Sqn Royal Air Force (9 Sqn RAF)
Registration: ZD893
C/n / msn: 463/BS153/32
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:nr Tabuk AB -   Saudi Arabia
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Tabuk AB
Destination airport:Tabuk AB
Narrative:
Shortly after take off from Tabuk, Saudi Arabia for a ground attack mission severely restricted movement of the control column was encountered. External stores were jettisoned and two approaches back at base were abandoned due to difficulty maintaining directional control. Both crew were therefore forced to eject

Sources:

http://web.archive.org/web/20161217162447/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/aircraft_by_type/tornado.htm
www.ukserials.com


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Jan-2009 10:48 harro Updated
03-Jul-2009 04:45 Jakub Cikhart Updated
04-Jul-2011 00:17 Dr. John Smith Updated [Phase, Source, Narrative]
06-Jul-2011 00:13 Dr.John Smith Updated [Operator]
06-Apr-2013 18:29 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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