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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 137440
Last updated: 7 December 2021
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Date:26-MAR-1959
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic GNAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Folland Gnat F Mk 1
Owner/operator:AATU Indian AF
Registration: IE-1066
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Bangalore -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Bangalore
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Aircraft went out of control due to a trim runaway failure and dived into the ground at Bangalore, India. Pilot (Squadron Leader A V Munim) failed to eject and was killed

Sources:

http://www.warbirds.in/Crashes/crdetails.php?crno=32


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Jul-2011 01:20 Dr.John Smith Added
06-Jun-2015 09:21 T.Taylor Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative]

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