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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55359
 
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Date:19-APR-1983
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic JAGR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
SEPECAT Jaguar GR.1
Owner/operator:6 Sqn Royal Air Force (6 Sqn RAF)
Registration: XX742
MSN: S.39
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:into North Sea, 40 miles off Bacton, Norfolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Coltishall, Norfolk (EGYC)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
During ACT the pilot was unable to recover the aircraft from a roll to starboard possibly due to disconnection of the roll control system, and the aircraft crashed into the North Sea, forty miles off Bacton, Norfolk. The aircraft was not recovered

Pilot - Flg. Off. J. L. Jackson - ejected safely at 7,700 feet and 360 knots

Sources:

1. http://mod.uk/NR/rdonlyres/4F445F47-243B-4D09-B628-58E0F3BA2742/0/maas83_05_jaguar_xv742_19apr83.pdf
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20170301083329/http://www.targetlock.org.uk:80/jaguar/production_uk.html
3. http://web.archive.org/web/20171028222715/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/Jaguar/Jaguar.htm
4. http://http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1983.htm

Media:

Jaguar GR.1 XX742 'EF' of 6 Squadron, RAF at Leuchars in 1981 The Aviation Photo Company: SEPECAT Jaguar &emdash; RAF 6 Squadron Sepecat Jaguar GR.1 XX742/EF (1981)

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Jul-2011 02:39 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Apr-2013 08:18 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Narrative]
12-Nov-2014 03:26 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Source, Embed code]

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