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RAF Tornado jet crash crew rescued near Scotland

Published 28/01/2011

Two crew members have been rescued after an RAF Tornado came down in the sea off the west coast of Scotland
Two crew members have been rescued after an RAF Tornado came down in the sea off the west coast of Scotland

Two RAF crew have been rescued after their Tornado jet came down in the sea off the west coast of Scotland.

The crew, from RAF Lossiemouth, ejected from the plane before it landed in the waters at Loch Ewe, near Gairloch, Wester Ross.

They were airlifted to Raigmore Hospital in Inverness following the incident yesterday.

A full-scale emergency was initially declared but emergency services have since been stood down after the crew was |located.

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