Date & Time: Jun 7, 1982 at 0913 LT
Type of aircraft:
Survey / Patrol / Reconnaissance
Lake, Sea, Ocean, River
Comodoro Rivadavia - Comodoro Rivadavia
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The airplane departed Comodoro Rivadavia Airport at 0800LT with a second Learjet 35A registered LV-ONN on a reconnaissance (aerial photography) mission under callsign Nardo 1. While approaching Pebble Island, the aircraft was shot down by a surface-to-air Sea Dart missile fired by HMS Exeter. The airplane entered a dive and crashed into the sea. All five crew members were killed.
Shot down by a surface-to-air missile.