Flt Lt James Henderson, 28, married, of 208 Squadron based at RAF Lossiemouth, was a Gulf war veteran. An extensive air and sea search was continuing last night for the Buccaneer's navigator. The crash happened at about 11am when the aircraft was on a training exercise, flying 200ft (61m) above sea level.
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A Royal Air Force pilot was killed yesterday when the Buccaneer bomber he was flying crashed into the North Sea, 30 miles off the Fife coast.