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Lives saved by ejection and parachute systems
  Ejection Seat Systems Ballistic Parachute Recovery & Extraction Systems Conventional Bail-Outs
ACES II J/ALI Escapac K-36 [zvezda] KM-1 Martin-Baker NAA Northrop Stencel VS-1 [vzlu] Weber Aerofina total   Cirrus
CAP
Zvezda Para-Phernalia Other Makes
2014 2   1 17 2~[1] 19     2 1     46 2 [4 lives]     11
2013 13   2 7 3 21             46 2     6
                                   
  If you are able to identify the makers of the parachutes used in conventional bail-outs please contact me.
~[1] Libyan Fighter 29/07/14 believed to be a MiG - needs confirming

Recent Losses, Ejections and Emergency Bail-Outs from around the world
 
   
 
 

Thursday 11th September 2014

USN F/A-18C lost off the USS Carl Vinson, Pilot ejected.

Thursday 11th September 2014

Ugandan People's Defense Force L-39 crashed in Gulu. Pilot ejected.

Thursday 4th September 2014

Russian MiG-31 crashed after fuel exhaustion and undercarriage failure. Both crew ejected.

Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Turkish Air Force F-16 struck pylon during landing. Pilot ejected

Friday 29th August 2014

Ukranian Air Force Su-25 shot down . Pilot ejected

Monday 26th August 2014

Greek A-7 Corsair crashed during training flight. Pilot ejected

Sunday 17fh August 2014

Ukranian Air Force fighter shot down . Pilot ejected

Thursday 7fh August 2014

Ukranian Air Force fighter shot down . Pilot ejected

Tuesday 5th August 2014

Croatian MiG-21 crashed during celebration flyover flight . Pilot ejected

Monday 4th August 2014

French Mirage 2000B crashed near Oppedette Briey. Both crew ejected safely.

Saturday 2nd August 2014

Ukranian Air Force Su-25 shot down . Pilot ejected

Friday 1st August 2014

Italian AMX Ghibli crashed on ferry flight. Pilot ejected safely.

Friday 1st August 2014

Indian Air Force Jaguar crashed. Pilot ejected safely.

Friday 1st August 2014

Syrian fighter crashed. Pilot ejected safely.

Tuesday 29th July 2014

Libyan Air Force fighter crashed near Benghazi Airport (shot down?) .Pilot ejected

Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Ukranian Air Force Su-25 shot down crashed. Pilot ejected (2).

Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Ukranian Air Force Su-25 shot down crashed. Pilot ejected (1).

Wednesday 16th July 2014

Ukranian Air Force Su-25 shot down crashed. Pilot ejected.

Monday 14th July 2014

x5

Ukranian Air Force Antonov An-26 shot down. Several crew bailed out.

Wednesday 2nd July 2014

Ukranian Air Force Su-25 crashed during landing. Pilot ejected.

Tuesday 1st July 2014

Ukranian Air Force Su-27 shot down. Both crew ejected.

Wednesday 11th June 2014

Myanmar MiG-29UB crashed. Bothe crew ejected

Wednesday 11th June 2014

Cirrus 22 deployed CAPS system in US

Monday 9th June 2014

French Mirage 2000D crashed in Niger. Both crew ejected.

Friday 6th June 2014

Ukrainian An-30 shot down. Two bailed out.

Wednesday 4th June 2014

USN F/A-18E lost off the USS Carl Vinson, Pilot ejected

Wednesday 4th June 2014

USMC AV-8B Harrier crashed Imperial Valley, southern California. Pilot ejected safely.

Sunday 18th May 2014

Glider pilot bailed out following mid-air collision

Monday 12th May 2014

French Mirage 2000 crashed near Briey. Pilot ejected safely.

Saturday 10th May 2014

Cirrus 22 deployed CAPS system in NSW, Australia

Friday 9th May 2014

USMC AV-8B Harrier crashed 40 miles from Phoenix Arizona. Pilot ejected safely.

Monday 5th May 2014

French motorized glider pilot forced to bail out over Pyrenees.

Thursday 1st May 2014

USN T-34C Turbo Mentor crashed after both crew were forced to bail out.

Tuesday 15th April 2014

Russian Yak-130 trainer crashed. One crew member ejected.

Sunday 23rd March 2014

Syrian MiG-23 shot down by Turkish F-16. Pilot ejected.

Friday 21st March 2014

Ukranian Air Force Su-24M crashed during landing. Both crew ejected.

Wednesday 12th March 2014

Brazilian A-29 pilot ejected.

Wednesday 19th February 2014

Brazilian A-29 co-pilot ejected when aircraft appeared to be in danger.

Tuesday 18th February 2014

Columbian two seat Kfir crashed. One of the crew ejected.

Sunday 26th January 2014

Jordanian F-16 crashed. Pilot ejected.

Friday 24th January 2014

Canadian CT-156 crashed on training flight. Both crew ejected safely

Wednesday 22nd January 2014

Indian Air Force Jaguar crashed during landing at Nal. Both crew ejected

Thursday 16th January 2014

German Air Force Tornado crashed near Koblenz. Both crew ejected

Wednesday 15th January 2014

USN F/A-18E Hornet crashed off Virginia Coast. Pilot ejected.

 

Lives saved by Ejections by Month 2014

   Ejections Bailouts
Jan 8  
Feb 2  
Mar 4  
Apr 1  
May 2 6**
Jun 6 4***
Jul 7 5+++
Aug 11  
Sep 5  
     
    ***In the cases of CAPS deployments the number of individual lives saved are shown by a

+++ Ukrainian who bailed out from An-26 on 14/07/2014

  Lives saved by ejection and parachute systems Ballistic Parachute Recovery & Extraction Systems Conventional Bail-Outs
ACES II J/ALI Escapac K-36 [zvezda] KM-1 Martin-Baker NAA Northrop Stencel VS-1 [vzlu] Weber Aerofina total   Cirrus
CAP
Zvezda Para-Phernalia Other Makes
2013 13   2 7 3 21             46 2     6
2012 11 5   12 3   33[?] 2   1 3   1 71
2011 2 5 (+2?)    13   6   35^ 2   1 4     76
2010  3      2 3  27       2     37
2009  3 1    5 4     31++   3          53
2008   9 2    9 7+2*   42+   2 3 2 2    81
2007 13 3 1  6 3 43 1 3 2 2 2   79
2006 20 ?? 1 18 4 34 3 0 1 2     83
  ^ does not include 3 Botswana Defence Force crew who bailed out from non ejection seat fitted PC-7s - one who died 10 days later
++ does not include inadvertent ejection by SAAF PC-7 passenger
+ does not include 1 unplanned ejection (Slovenian PC-9)
       

Recent Losses, Ejections and Emergency Bail-Outs from around the world
[Crash & Emergency landings, Helicopter and Transport Aircraft Losses will be noted but are not linked]
[* indicates 2 known successful ejections from Russian Federation Tu-22M]

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