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Type:Silhouette image of generic GNAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Folland Gnat T.1
Owner/operator:4 FTS Royal Air Force (4 FTS RAF)
Registration: XP508
MSN: FL523
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:into sea off Llanfair-yn-neubwll, 1/4 mile SW of RAF Valley, Anglesey -   United Kingdom
Phase: Initial climb
Departure airport:RAF Valley (HLY/EGOV)
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed into the sea 6/9/1973 shortly after take off from Valley, Anglesey after the crew ejected following loss of power on take off. Crash location reported as Map Reference SH37SW Grid Reference SH3036774450 off Llanfair-yn-neubwll, 1/4 mile south west of Valley


1. Halley, J, 2001, Royal Air force Aircraft XA100 - XZ999, pg70
5. SCF-PP D D/IFS(RAF)/140/52/95/1

Revision history:

16-Jun-2013 23:59 Dr. John Smith Added
30-Jul-2015 17:37 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Narrative]
10-Mar-2021 19:07 hutch simon Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source]

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