Aircraft Photo of XX950 | Panavia Tornado GR1 | UK - Air Force | AirHistory.net #26852
Aircraft
Registration / SerialXX950
Aircraft Original TypePanavia Tornado
Aircraft Generic TypePanavia Tornado
Aircraft VersionPanavia Tornado GR1
C/n (msn)P08
Operator / TitlesUK - Air Force
Location
City / AirportFarnboroughMap
Region / CountryEngland, United Kingdom
Airport CodesICAO: EGLF   IATA: FAB   Local: -   Other: -
EventFarnborough International 1976
 
Photo Date10 September 1976
Photo byMick Bajcar
Photo ID: 26852
Photo Comment

This aircraft was one of the prototype Tornados seen with a display of ordnance at the 1976 Farnborough Airshow. The aircraft was lost over the Irish Sea on 12th June 1979 during simulated weapons release trials. Both crew were killed.

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