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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137232
 
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Date:29-SEP-1986
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BDOG model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Scottish Aviation Bulldog T1
Owner/operator:1 FTS Royal Air Force (1 FTS RAF)
Registration: XX514
MSN: BH.120/200
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Maynoonth Farm, Knayton, 2nm N of Thirsk, North Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Leeming, North Yorkshire
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The student lost control of the aircraft during a simulated avoidance of a flock of birds during an overshoot at Topcliffe. It struck two trees, the second while inverted and crashed upright into a field at Maynooth Farm, Knayton, 2 nautical miles from Thirsk, North Yorkshire

NOTE: Civilian-operated Bulldog G-BWIB has been photographed in RAF markings as "XX514" - see below. It is of course, NOT the original XX514, but a different aircraft, c/no BH.120/227, which was always a civilian aircraft (built in July 1973 between XX537 (c/no BH.120/223) and XX538 (c/no/ BH.120/230))

Sources:

1. http://web.archive.org/web/20111206015544/[LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.dasa.mod.uk/modintranet/publications/aircraftAccidents/accidentsindex.htm]l
2. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.yorkshire-aircraft.co.uk/aircraft/yorkshire/tableyorkshire.html]
4. http://www.ukserials.com/results.php?serial=XX
5. http://www.caa.co.uk/aircraft-registration/
6. https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1395479/
7. http://www.int-birdstrike.org/London_Papers/IBSC23%20WP2.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-May-2013 14:20 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
28-Feb-2014 19:31 Nepa Updated [Operator, Embed code]
30-Oct-2014 01:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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