Aircraft Photo of A91 | Sepecat Jaguar A | France - Air Force | AirHistory.net #241440
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:A91
Military Code:11-YG
Aircraft Original Type:Sepecat Jaguar
Aircraft Generic Type:Sepecat Jaguar
Aircraft Version:Sepecat Jaguar A
C/n (msn):A91
Operator / Titles:France - Air Force
Unit Markings:EC 4/11
Location
City / Airport:ChâteaudunMap
Country:France
Airport Codes:ICAO: LFOC   IATA: -   Local: -   Other: -
Event:Portes Ouvertes de Châteaudun 1994
 
Photo Date:June 1994
Photo by:T.Laurent
Photo ID: 241440
Photo Comment

This Jaguar was hit during by an SA 7 Iraqi missile during he first French mission which took place on 17th January 1991, when 12 Jaguars launched for a daylight attack on the "Scud" missile facility at the Ahmed Al Jaber air base in Kuwait. The pilot managed to put it down at the US base at Jubail, with the rear of the aircraft badly damaged and the right engine totally destroyed. Aircraft now preserved in Châteaudun air base.

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