|Quoting Mortyman (Reply 4):|
Quoting F4wso (Reply 3):
It was probably the range tower at the gunnery range.
Yes it was
|Quoting SAS A340 (Thread starter):|
Is this kind of mistake common ore easy to make?
Amsterdam 23/1/01 15:48 UTC
A German Tornado jet fighter accidentally opened fire on a Dutch military flight tower during a routine training mission, the Dutch defence ministry says.
No-one was injured in the insident at the North Sea island of Vlieland, although 3 people were in the tower which was hit by 7 27mm rounds fired from the aircrafts wing cannon.
A Defence ministry spokesman said "The cause of the incident is not immediately clear"
He added the tower was struck about midway up, below the glass enclosed area where the 3 people were working.
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