Aircraft Photo of ZD791 | Panavia Tornado GR1 | UK - Air Force | AirHistory.net #180742
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:ZD791
Military Code:BG
Aircraft Original Type:Panavia Tornado
Aircraft Generic Type:Panavia Tornado
Aircraft Version:Panavia Tornado GR1
C/n (msn):400/BS134/3183
Operator / Titles:UK - Air Force
Unit Markings:14 Sqn
Location
City / Airport:ChièvresMap
Country:Belgium
Airport Codes:ICAO: EBCV   IATA: -   Local: -   Other: -
Event:Portes Ouvertes de Chièvres 1987
 
Photo Date:June 1987
Photo by:T.Laurent
Photo ID: 180742
Photo Comment

This Tornado was shot down by a SAM-16 AAM struck and exploded a Sidewinder missile on the aircraft during a low level ground attack mission over Ar Rumaylah air base,Irak, on January 17th 1991. Both crew ejected but were taken prisoner and later released; Seen here at static display during SHAPE open day and wearing Sqn 14 markings.

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