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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 156607
Last updated: 24 October 2021
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Date:29-JUN-1972
Time:
Type:Fairey Gannet AEW.3
Owner/operator:849 NAS FAA RN
Registration: XL474
MSN: F9443
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ilchester, Somerset -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:RNAS Yeovilton (EGDY)
Narrative:
Written off (damaged beyond repair) 29/6/1972: XL474 ("LM-762) of 849 NAS FAA RN stalled and crashed at Ilchester on approach to Yeovilton, Somerset during a demonstration flight after suffering a flap failure. Both crew survived

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1972.htm
2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fairey_Gannet_AEW.3
3. https://wpedia.goo.ne.jp/enwiki/Fairey_Gannet_AEW


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Jun-2013 21:43 Dr. John Smith Added
25-Feb-2014 18:52 Nepa Updated [Operator]
01-Aug-2015 23:40 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
28-Dec-2019 21:30 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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