Ētendard

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Losses and Ejections

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Date

Air Force

A'cft Unit / Serial

based

crashed crew photo seat
15th November 1972


FN

Ētendard 4M 54
Flottille 11F
       
 28th June 1973
Fr N
Ētendard 4M 27
Flottille 11F
  M. Roussin   Martin-Baker
12th August 1975
Fr N
Ētendard 4M 45
Flottille 11F
  pilot ejected   Martin-Baker
13th August 1974


FN

Ētendard 4M 50
Flottille 11F
       
12th August 1975


FN

Ētendard 4M 17
Flottille 11F
       
21st September 1976
Fr N
Etend 111
Flottille 16F
  Pilot ejected   Martin-Baker
11th January 1977


FN

Ētendard 4P 106
Flottille 16F
       
29th May 1978


FN

Ētendard 4M 38  
Flottille 17F
       
14th September 1978


FN

Ētendard 4M 61
Flottille 17F
       
19th September 1978


FN

Ētendard IVM 14
Flottille 17F
       
11th March 1979


FN

Ētendard IVM  
Flottille 17F
       
11th June 1979 Fr N Ētendard       G. Gerard   Martin-Baker
12th October 1979 Fr N Etend       Lt. Cdr. D. E. Torcy    
17th April 1980


FN

Super Ētendard 27
Flottille 14F
       
25th July 1980


FN

Super Ētendard 21
Flottille 14F
       
16th February 1983


FN

Super Ētendard 22
Flottille 17F
       
21st November 1983


FN

Ētendard 4P 108
Flottille 16F
       
3rd December 1985
Fr N 
Ētendard 4M 33
Escadrille 59S
  ENS E. V. Hays   Martin-Baker
7th May 1986


FN

Ētendard 4P 103
Flottille 16F
       
11th September 1986
Fr N
Super Ētendard 58
Flottille 14F
  CC V. Johannart   Martin-Baker
2nd April 1987


FN

Super Ētendard 70
Flottille 14F
       
7th July 1987 Fr N Etend       ASP P. Bourdier    
12th July 1987


FN

Super Ētendard            
17th July 1988


FN

Super Ētendard 54          
17th July 1988


FN

Super Ētendard            
1st August 1989

Argentine AF

Super Ētendard A-210          
11th December 1989
CANA
AMD Super Ētendard 0762/3-A-212 (msn 73)

2 Escuadrilla Aeronaval de Caza y Ataque at
Comandante Espora

firing manouevres, crashed near Isla Verde, Buenas Aires province Pilot Teniente de Fragata Félix Médici ejected safely   Martin-Baker
31st May 1990


FN

Super Ētendard 401
Flottille 17F
  ENS V. Claude Jacob ejected   Martin-Baker
  Personal Feedback
10th October 1990


FN

Ētendard 4P 117
Flottille 16F
crashed into the Mediterranean Sea 70m west of Ajaccio,
Corsica
Pilot Lt. P. Clary  ejected safely.    
27th August 1991
Fr N
Ētendard 7
Flottille 11F
  ENS DV N. Houel   Martin-Baker
20th September 1991


FN

Super Ētendard 20
Flottille 11F
       
4th February 1992 French Navy Super Ētendard 34   bird strike with
a gannet whilst flying low-level at 100 ft and 480 kts. Crashed in the Bay of Biscay off Penmarch
pilot ENS DV Toussaint ejected safely   Martin-Baker
4th April 1992

AN

Super Ētendard 9          
20th November 1992


FN

Super Ētendard  
Flottille 11F
       
20th November 1992 Fr N Ētendard       E. Michelet    
27th March 1994
1215h

French Navy
Super Ētendard No.5
Flottille 17F

from carrier Clemenceau
Crashed in shallow water in Adriatic, off Italy. ejected 60 nm
north of Palermo Scicily
Laporte ejected 60 nm
north of Palermo Scicily
  Martin_baker
15th April 1994


FN

Ētendard IVP 115   damaged      
21st March 1995


FN

Ētendard 4P 120
Flottille 16F
       
7th November 1995
French Navy
Super Ētendard 60
17F
LANDIVISIAU
elevator control broke during the flight and aircraft crashed into the Mediterranean Sea  pilot Jose TESSIER ejected successfully and was
picked up safely by an Alouette III on SAR stand-by at Levant
Martin-Baker
26th January 1996


FN

Super Ētendard 63
Escadrille 59S
       
26th January 1996
French Navy
Super Ētendard '63'
Escadrille 59S

carrier deck landing unit at Hyeres

crashed into

the sea off La Ciotat

 

Pilot

ejected but was injured and picked up by trawler. Later taken to Hospital

 

  Martin-Baker
29th May 1996


CANA
Argentina

Super Ētendard 0753          
24th May 1997


FN

Ētendard 4P 162
Flottille 16F
       
5th December 1997


FN

Ētendard 4P 114
Flottille 16F
       
17th February 1999


FN

Super Ētendard  
Flottille 17F
       
22nd October 2002


FN

Super Ētendard 26
Flottille 17F
       
Wednesday 7th December 2005
13:37h

French Navy
FAN
Super-Ētendard 45
F-XCKA

Flottille 11F
B.A.N. Landivisiau. flying from Aircraft
Carrier Charles-de-Gaulle
Birdstrike - crashed into gulf of Ajaccio from Carrier Charles-de-Gaulle operating south of Toulon Pilot ejected - recovered - transported to the hospital of Ajaccio for tests   Martin-Baker
CM6
Thursday
11th October 2007

FN
Super Ētendard  
Flottille 11F
Landivisiau Airbase Britany
accidental ejection maintenance crew member died from his injuries   Martin-Baker
Friday 21st March 2008
FN
Super Ētendard SEM n°66

Flottille 17F
Crashed shortly after take off from Pilot ejected and later recovered from sea by Super Frelon helo dispatched from Hyères   Martin-Baker
Wednesday 1st October 2008
17:10

FN
Super Ētendard  
Flottille 11F
Landivisiau Airbase Britany
Mid air collision during a training exercise. Crashed  17 miles  north of the town of Morlaix off the coast of Brittany Ejected safely   Martin-Baker
CM6[SEMMB]
Wednesday 1st October 2008
17:10

FN
Super Ētendard  
Flottille 11F
Landivisiau Airbase Britany
Ejected
fate not yet known
  Martin-Baker
CM6[SEMMB]
                 

 

                 
                 

   Operators


CANA
Argentina

FN
           
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