HC Deb 23 October 2000 vol 355 cc30-1W
Mr. Gerald Howarth

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence if he will list each occasion in the last 10 years in which the Air Accidents Investigation Branch has been involved in the investigation of military accidents. [133995]

Mr. Spellar

The list of all accidents, since 1990, involving RAF aircraft, but excluding those lost in conflict, where the Air Accidents Investigation Branch have assisted in the subsequent investigation is as follows.

Accidents involving RAF aircraft, excluding those list in conflict, where the AAIB assisted in the subsequent investigation
Date Aircraft Location
29 May 1991 Harrier GR7 ZG473 6nm SE RAF Gutersloh
24 June 1991 Puma HC1 XW 215 N Sea 20nm SE RAF Manston
11 September 1991 Hurricane 2C LF363 RAF Wittering
30 September 1991 Harrier GR5 ZD4I2 RAF Gutersloh, Germany
15 October 1991 Chinook HC1 ZA675 RAF Odiham
30 October 1991 Phantom FGR2 XV421 South Atlantic, near Falklands
12 May 1992 Tucano T1 ZF316 11nm SE Lossiemouth
14 May 1992 Harrier GR3 XZ990 RAF Wittering
9 July 1992 Buccaneer S2B XN976 N Sea, 38nm E RAF Leuchars
7 August 1992 Harrier GR5 ZD350 RAF Wittering
22 September 1992 Sea King HAR3 XZ593 65nm SW RAF Brawdy
16 October 1992 Bulldog T1 XX513 15nm E Belfast
26 November 1992 Puma HC1 XW233 Bessbrook Mill, NI
27 May 1993 Hercules C3 XC193 Scottish Highlands
28 June 1993 Harrier GR7 ZD430 5nm SW Heckington, Lines
1 July 1993 Hawk T1 XX163 RAF Valley
12 August 1993 Wessex HC2 XR524 Llyn Padern, Gwenydd
26 August 1993 Chipmunk T10 WP980 RAF St. Athan
21 October 1993 Tornado F3 ZE858 Stainmore, Cumbria
23 November 1993 Harrier GR7 ZD432 Sirensk, Northern Iraq
14 January 1994 Harrier GR7 ZD349 5nm SE of Evesham
2 June 1994 Chinook HC2 ZD576 Mull of Kintyre
7 June 1994 Tornado F3 ZE809 N Sea, 45nm NE Scarborough
8 July 1994 Tornado F3 ZH558 Mediterranean Sea
19 July 1994 Tornado GR1 ZA368 Moray Firth
1 September 1994 Tornado GR1 ZG708 Glen Ogle, Scotland
19 September 1994 Tornado GR1 ZG725 Capa Frasca, Sardinia
10 March 1995 Tornado F3 ZE789 N Sea 20nm SE Spurn Head
16 May 1995 Nimrod R1 ZW666 Moray Firth
1 June 1995 Harrier GR7 ZG475 Irish Sea 3nm SE Burrow Head
21 June 1995 Jaguar GR1A XZ373 Adriatic Sea, 21nm N Bari
2 September 1995 Nimrod MR2P XV239 Toronto Waterfront, Canada
30 October 1995 2 x Tornado F3 ZE733 and ZE210 N Sea, 50nm E RAF Leuchars
10 January 1996 2 x Tornado F3 ZE862 and ZE166 8nm W RAF Coningsby
11 January 1996 Tornado GR1 ZE846 5nm SW Munster, Germany
23 January 1996 Jaguar GR1 XX733 RAF Coltishall
13 February 1996 Hawk T1 XX164 RAF Valley
19 February 1996 Harrier GR7 ZG476 4nm SE RAF Wittering
26 February 1996 Tornado GR1 ZD845 9nm SE RAF Laarbruch, Germany
13 May 1996 Tucano T1 ZF270 4nm W Great Driffield
18 September 1996 Jaguar T2A XX143 RAF Lossiemouth
9 January 1997 Harrier GR7 ZD377 RAF Laarbruch
15 February 1997 Puma HC1 XW225 Steingarten, Germany
19 May 1997 Harrier GR7 ZD400 RAF Wittering
3 June 1997 Harrier GR7 ZG861 3nm SW Castle Douglas
21 July 1997 Bulldog T1 XX710 RAF Woodvale
31 October 1997 Harrier GR7 ZD324 ½NW RAF Wittering
30 April 1998 Hawk T1 XX186 Irish Sea, 20nm W RAF Valley
18 December 1998 Harrier GR7 ZD434 Barnard Castle
29 January 1999 Harrier GR7 ZG856 Nellis Air Force base, Nevada
4 February 1999 Harrier GR7 ZD326 7nm E RAF Laarbruch
5 March 1999 Bulldog T1 XX666 RAF Leuchars
11 June 1999 Hercules C130 XV298 Kukes Airfield, Albania
9 July 1999 Harrier GR7 ZD345 5m SW Boston
14 July 1999 Harrier GR7 ZG532 6nm E Coldstream
14 October 1999 Tornado GR1 ZD809 1½nm SE Kirkheaton
20 October 1999 Jaguar GR1 XZ381 Moray Firth
22 October 1999 Hawk T1 XX193 Shap, l0nm S Penrith
17 November 1999 Tornado F3 ZE830 1½nm SE Torness power station
25 November 1999 Chinook HC2 ZA704 10 nm S Seeb, Oman
19 April 2000 Puma XW207 RAF Catterick