Accident Panavia Tornado F.3 ZE164, Thursday 6 January 2011
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Date:Thursday 6 January 2011
Type:Silhouette image of generic TOR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Panavia Tornado F.3
Owner/operator:111 (Treble One) Sqn RAF
Registration: ZE164
MSN: AS017/532/2032
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:RAF Leuchars, Fife, Scotland -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Saint Andrews-Leuchars RAF Station (ADX/EGQL)
Destination airport:RAF Leuchars, Fife, Scotland
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
ZE164 first flown at BAe Warton 22/07/1986; delivered to RAF on 18/09/1986. Written off (damaged beyond repair) 06-01-2011: Suffered a bird strike but managed to land safely back at Leuchars. Although CAT 3 damage was caused to an intake and associated engine it was not repaired as the type was retired in March 2011. Transferred by road to RAF Leeming 28/02/2011. Downgraded from Cat.3 (Repairable) to Cat.5 (Scrap) on 14/03/2011, and subsequently scrapped "reduced to produce" at Leeming in 2011



Revision history:

25-Nov-2016 19:10 Dr. John Smith Added
08-Oct-2018 18:31 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
10-Jul-2023 11:31 Nepa Updated

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