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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 57149
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:21-JAN-1991
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F14 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Grumman F-14A+ Tomcat
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 161430
MSN: 440/KB-22
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Al Asad AB -   Iraq
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Hit by SA-2 missile. Crew ejected, pilot Lt DEvon Jones rescued, WSO Lt Lawrence Slade taken prisoner. The POW was released on 4 March 1991.

Sources:

http://articles.baltimoresun.com/1991-01-22/news/1991022036_1_captain-johnson-pilot-rescue


Images:

Photo of 161430 courtesy AirHistory.net


Leeuwarden (EHLW / LWR)
24 October 1983; (c) Joop de Groot

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Jan-2009 11:55 ASN archive Added
14-Jan-2009 11:12 harro Updated
03-Jul-2009 04:45 Jakub Cikhart Updated
05-Oct-2015 11:48 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
19-Oct-2019 17:05 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]

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