Incident Panavia Tornado GR1 ZD791,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55432
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Date:Thursday 17 January 1991
Type:Silhouette image of generic TOR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Panavia Tornado GR1
Owner/operator:14 Sqn RAF
Registration: ZD791
MSN: 400/BS134/31
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Ar Rumaylah Southwest Airfield -   Iraq
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Flak and/or SAM-16 AAM struck and exploded a Sidewinder missile on the aircraft during a low level ground attack mission over an Iraqi airfield. Both crew ejected but were taken prisoner and later released


Flight International 13-19 May 1992


Photo: AAIB

Revision history:

14-Jan-2009 10:44 harro Updated
03-Jul-2009 04:46 Jakub Cikhart Updated
04-Jul-2011 00:17 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Phase, Source, Narrative]
06-Apr-2013 18:31 Nepa Updated [Operator]
14-Apr-2013 18:20 harro Updated [[Operator]]
18-Oct-2018 15:05 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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