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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 139605
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Date:28-SEP-1982
Time:
Type:Westland Scout AH.1
Owner/operator:A&AEE (Aeroplane & Armament Experimental Establishment )
Registration: XT647
MSN: F9653
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Boscombe Down, Wiltshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Test
Departure airport:Boscombe Down (EGDM)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Control was lost on take off from Boscombe Down, Wiltshire due to misalignment of the pilot valve in the starboard cyclic control system. The aircraft was destroyed when it impacted the airfield but both crew managed to escape unhurt

Sources:

1, www.ukserials.com/losses-1982.htm
2. http://www.westlandscout.com/Pages/listPage3.aspx
3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westland_Scout#Accidents_and_Incidents


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
01-Nov-2011 07:59 Dr. John Smith Added
02-Jun-2013 01:53 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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