Incident SEPECAT Jaguar GR.1 XZ393, 12 Jul 1984
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55352
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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: XZ393
MSN: S.158
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:3 miles NW of Sheringham, Norfolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
ATC warned the 54 Squadron Jaguar formation about Tornado ZA408 being in the area. The No 2 Jaguar in the formation spotted the Tornado and transmitted his position to the rest of the group, unfortunately on the wrong frequency. The pilot of Jaguar XZ393 saw Tornado ZA408 directly ahead of him and both aircraft collided over Sheringham, Norfolk.

The Jaguar crashed into the North Sea off Cromer, Norfolk, while the Tornado crashed near Hempstead, Norfolk. All three crew ejected safely



Revision history:

09-Jul-2011 13:35 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Feb-2012 10:20 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative]
31-May-2013 01:14 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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