On February 14, the Yemeni air defense systems shot down a Saudi Tornado fighter jet over the sky of al-Jawf. The warplanes crashed in Maslub district in the Ansar Allah controlled area. The pilot or pilots survived the incident and captured by Ansar Allah. The Moment that Saudi Tornado Was Shot Down in Jawf Province
The Panavia Tornado is a multirole combat aircraft, jointly developed and manufactured by Italy, the United Kingdom, and West Germany. There are three primary Tornado variants: the Tornado IDS (interdictor/strike) fighter-bomber, the suppression of enemy air defences Tornado ECR (electronic combat/reconnaissance) and the Tornado ADV (air defence variant) interceptor aircraft.
According to health ministry of Yemen rescue administration, due to last night airstrikes by Saudi coalition in Maslub district, more than 30 civilians were martyred and injured. Many of them are children and women. After Ansar Allah shot down a Tornado fighter of Saudi coalition, the coalition warplanes bombed Maslub severely. General Yahya Sari’, spokesperson of Yemeni armed forces, promised to release the video of firing missile by Ansar Allah air defense and hitting Saudi coalition fighter in a few hours.