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30th July 1980
BAF
Alpha Jet E   AT04 DETAILS ??     Stencel
22nd November 1984
BAF
Alpha Jet E   AT07       Stencel
Monday 19th April 1999
17.17h

BAF
Alpha Jet 1B AT 09
or
AT 16
? AT-16 and AT 09 Collided during close formation training flight Crashed at Beauvechain near border with Bierbeek commander "Pat" De Schrijver
ejected
who was in which aircraft ??? Stencel
Monday 19th April 1999
17.17h

BAF
Alpha Jet 1B AT 16
or
AT 09
? AT-16 and AT 09 Collided during close formation training flight Crashed at Beauvechain near border with Bierbeek commander "Meumeu" Miller
ejected
Stencel
20th July 1999
BAF
Alpha Jet AT10 11sm damaged     Stencel
3rd October 2006
BAF
Alpha Jet AT17   damaged      

 

               
24th August 1984
Cameroon AF
Alpha Jet  MS2 TJX-BZ          Stencel
                 

 

               
26th April 1989
EAF
Alpha jet       practising its display routine to the Iraqi Arms Exhibition at Baghdad, accidentally shot down by Iraqi Army surface to air missile     Martin-Baker
Eltouni
 ejected safely

 ejected safely
Martin-Baker

 

23rd June 1976   Prototype 04 F-ZWRX
D-9595)
  crashed at Mont-de-Marsan      
               
15th September 1978 Alpha Jet E2/118- BQ CEAM        
16th September 1978 Alpha Jet
demonstrator
   

flame-out occurred at fairly low altitude during demonstration flight in Egypt

    Martin-Baker
Test Pilot Jean-Marie Saget
stayed with aircraft - made a wheels up landing

senior Egyptian Air Force officer
[passenger]
ejected
injured on landing

Martin-Baker
  Is this the same loss as shown in French list for the 15th September 1978 ??
[see above]
29th January 1981
Civ
Alpha Jet E71     Mons. Bernard Witt
[??]

ejected
  Martin-Baker
8th October 1981 Alpha Jet E62          
1981
French AF
 Alphajet   Patrouille de France Crashed north of Aix en Provence Commander of the EPAA
no ejection
killed
Is this one of the above losses ??  
18th January 1982
French AF
Alphajet E54
Athos 8
Patrouille de France one of the two solo Alpha Jets crashed  on the airfield rehearsing the display at Salon Air Base Lt Gerard Tardif
killed
   
December 1982   Prototype 01 F-ZWRO   crash near Istres fatal    
17th August 1983
Fr AF 
Alpha E78
314-UG
    ASP Plasse
ejected
  Martin-Baker
4th September  1983
French AF
 Alphajet E57

Which serial goes with each aircraft

Patrouille de France  two aircraft in mid-air collision in a formation loop at an air show in Niort, France Capt Jean Badin ejected
slight injuries
   
4th September  1983
French AF
 Alphajet Patrouille de France  two aircraft in mid-air collision an airshow in Niort, France Capt Jean-Claude Uuillamy
[Vuillamy ??]
ejected
suffered fatal injuries
   
  Was there another Alpha Jet loss on this day ???
21st December 1984
Fr AF
Alpha Jet E E16
314-LK
    S.Lt. A. Thomas
ejected
 
  Martin-Baker
14th January 1985
Fr AF
Alpha Jet E E111
8-NA
EC2, 8       Martin-Baker
8th April 1986
Fr AF
Alpha Jet E   ET8 Mid Air collision. Crashed Into sea off Charentes region CMDT S. Larroque
ejected
  Martin-Baker
8th April 1986
Fr AF
Alpha Jet          
 

DETAILS SUGGEST A TWO SEAT AND A SINGLE SEAT INVOLVED with one of the two seat version ejecting - two fatalities noted

25th July 1987
French AF
Alphajet   Patrouille de France two solos collide during  head-on pass at the Annemasse airshow, Switzerland Pilot OK    
25th July 1987
French AF
Alphajet   Patrouille de France two solos collide during  head-on pass at the Annemasse airshow, Switzerland Pilot OK
Landed safely
   
1991
French AF
Alphajet   Patrouille de France Mid Air collision during practice over water Killed IS THIS THE SAME AS 13th February 1991  
1991
French AF
Alphajet   Patrouille de France Mid Air collision during practice over water Ejected
minor injuries
IS THIS THE SAME AS 13th February 1991  
13th February 1991
French AF
Alpha Jet E E172/3 Patrouille de FranceGE312 Mid-air collision, opposite solo crashed during a training flight at Salins de Giraud Capt. P. Louis
ejected

Fate of other pilot ???

who was in which aircraft ?

   
13th February 1991
French AF
Alpha Jet E E39/314-LP Patrouille de FranceGE314 opposite solo crashed during a training flight at Salins de Giraud    
18th February 1988
Fr AF 
Alpha Jet E6
314-UG

also seen as

E6/314-TH

GE-314 crashed near Vouzailles, France.     Martin-Baker
Cdr. F. Garbani
ejected
Lt. M.Chavand
ejected
Martin-Baker
13th April 1992 ???
FrAF
Alpha Jet E     DETAILS ???      
10th January 1993
FrAF
Alpha Jet E E50
F-TERM 8
         
10th June 1993
French AF
 Alpha Jet   Patrouille de France

Right engine flamed out during inverted flying and crashed  in Rome during a practice for a display

    Martin-Baker
CNE P. Lalois
ejected
suffered back injuries
CNE P. Shisha
ejected
suffered back injuries
Martin-Baker
11th April 2002
French AF
Alphajet E-175, F-TERL
Athos 4
Patrouille de France Control lost. Spinning. Crashed at Salon-de-Provence AB, in south-east France Captain Daniel Marchand
ejected
 at low level and was killed upon impact
his parachute did not have time to deploy
  Martin-Baker
1st July 2004
15h40
Photo of Alpha Jet E161 / 8MK
                                                                                     
  photo by & via Richard Chevrier

FAF
Alpha Jet E161/8-MK ETO 01.008
Cazaux
crashed near the village
of Hourtin-Plage, north-west of Bordeaux, not far from a lake d'Hourtin-Carcans, Cazaux France
 
 
 
Martin-Baker
Pilot ejected - serious wounds Hydraulic Mechanic ejected - serious wounds Martin-Baker
16th March 2005
FAF
Alphajet E E34/8-MF   damaged      
 
French AF
    Patrouille de France        
                 

 

               
19th April 1982
West German Air Force
Alpha Jet A 40+55 Jagdbombergeschwader 49 Furstenfeldbruck collision with another Alpha Jet, other Alpha jet landed at Neuberg with slight damage Major Hans VINNEMEIER ejected safely   Stencel
10th November 1983
West German Air Force
Alpha Jet A 40+19   JBG43       Stencel
2nd April 1985
West German Air Force
Alpha Jet A 41+69 JBG43 Germany OLT uwe MARX
ejected
Major Hans-Rudolf IBSCH Stencel
15th April 1987
West German Air Force
Alpha Jet A 40+10 JBG41       Stencel
24th November 1987
West German Air Force
Alpha Jet A 40+83 JBG43 Into sea off Husam Pilot survived   Stencel
13th January 1989
West German Air Force
Alpha Jet A 40+87 JBG43 Wiesmoor, West Germany Capt. Herrmann SPATH
ejected
  Stencel
13th March 1990
West German Air Force
Alpha Jet A 41+60   JBG41       Stencel
                 

 

               
27 December 1985
Morocco
Alpha Jet            
21 August 1987 Did the Moroccan Air Force lose two aircraft on this day ??? One to Polisaro rebels and the other to a crash ??
  One lost in a crash, another lost to an SA-6 missile

 

               
10th November 1983
NAF
Alpha Jet D NAF459   Near Kano, Nigeria FLYING OFFICER
Olufemi Fayolin
ejected

[In 2007
AIR VICE MARSHAL
OLUFEMI FALOYIN]
Stencel
1986
NAF
Alpha Jet       Fg Offr    Imadoumwoyin killed   Stencel
February 1987
NAF
Alpha Jet D NAF451         Stencel
7th November 1988
NAF
Alpha Jet ?? NAF462   At Tchadlac, Nigeria FLT. LT. AKOGUN
ejected
  Stencel
FLT. LT. RINDABAS
ejected
  Stencel
12th October 1990
NAF
Alpha Jet D NAF472     At Makurdi, Nigeria FL. LT. BALOGUN
ejected
  Stencel
May 1991
NAF
Alpha Jet D NAF473           Stencel
October 1992
NAF
Alpha Jet D NAF468           Stencel
June 1993
NAF
Alpha Jet D NAF464           Stencel
8th February 1998
NAF
Alpha Jet E       Wg Cdr Ado Bashir
killed
but in which aircraft ??

Names of other pilots??

Did they eject??

  Stencel
March 1998
NAF
Alpha Jet D or E ?? NAF469       Stencel
December 1998
NAF
Alpha Jet E         Stencel
December 1998
NAF
Alpha Jet D or E ?? NAF467       Stencel
8th January 1999
NAF
Alpha Jet E   ECOMOG
[Economic Community of West African States Monitoring Group }

Originally based at 99 Air Weapon School (99 AWS), Kainji

Claimed to have been shot down by AAA in Sierra Leone by rebel fighters

LOSS DENIED by NAF

    Stencel
27th October 1999
NAF
Alpha Jet  E NAF458     Sqn Ldr A Mohammed
killed
  Stencel
May 2002
NAF
Alpha Jet D or E ?? NAF463         Stencel
2003
NAF
Alpha Jet E       Wg Cdr  E Scott
killed
  Stencel
2003
NAF
Alpha Jet E       Wg Cdr  A Eniaye
killed
  Stencel
Tuesday / Wednesday 27th or 28th January 2004
NAF
Alpha Jet E     Night training crashed at Sara village, near Kano Wg Cdr  RO Adeniyi
killed
  Stencel

 

               
22nd October 2003
FAP
Alpha Jet 15234          
22nd October 2003
FAP
Alpha Jet 15221   damaged      
                 

 

               

7th May 2002


Thai AF

Dassault - Dornier Alpha Jet

BJ-7-11/44?/23131 231sq

Climbed from take‑off to 300ft in bad weathere Nong Bua LamPhu Province, Thailand

 

 

 

Pilot ejected safely   Martin-Baker 
                 

 

               
28th August 1985
Togolese Air Force
Alpha Jet 5V-MB?         Martin-Baker
Capt. Ayeva Capt. Tagba Martin-Baker
6th October 1989
Togolese Air Force
Alpha Jet 5V-MBA   DETAILS ???      

 

               
28th October 2003
17.00
Alpha Jet A D-IDDM Oberpfaffenhofen near Munich Flying Bulls Crashed south of Rosenheim in South Germany near the village Brannenburg     Stencel
ejected
??
ejected
??
Stencel
                 

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