Incident Hunting Jet Provost T3 XN460, 01 Feb 1961
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Date:01-FEB-1961
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic JPRO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Hunting Jet Provost T3
Owner/operator:2 FTS Royal Air Force (2 FTS RAF)
Registration: XN460
MSN: PAC/W/10139
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Castle Bytham, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Syerston, Nottinghamshire
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Written off 1/2/1961 when crashed at Castle Bytham, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire after failing to recover from a spin. The pilot - Student Pilot Officer I. F. Mitchinson - ejected safely

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1961.htm
2. http://www.bcar.org.uk/1960s-incident-logs#1961
3. http://web.archive.org/web/20170421194406/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/PROJECT/YEAR_Pages/1961.htm
4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Castle_Bytham


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Nov-2011 14:33 Dr. John Smith Added
27-Oct-2013 20:50 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]
15-Mar-2019 08:32 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Nature]

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