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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 157088
Last updated: 24 October 2021
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Type:Fairey Gannet AEW.3
Owner/operator:849 NAS FAA RN
Registration: XL456
MSN: F.9439
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Lossiemouth, Grampian, Scotland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:RAF Lossiemouth (EGQS)
Destination airport:RAF Lossiemouth (EGQS)
Written off 3/6/1974: suffered control restictions on a MADDL (Mirrored Angled Dummy Deck Landing) circuit and crashed at Lossiemouth, Grampian. Pilot reported a control restriction on approach to Lossiemouth, and both crew were killed:

LIGHT, Anthony J, Commander, C005881T (pilot),
MOODY, John P, Lieutenant Commander, C011856Q (observer),

Wreckage to the fire dump at Lossiemouth for crash rescue/firefighting training. Later dumped in a scrapyard at Quarrywood, Elgin by 1982



Revision history:

25-Jun-2013 11:18 Dr. John Smith Added
27-Sep-2013 18:37 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Source, Narrative]
24-Feb-2014 14:09 Nepa Updated [Operator]
28-Jul-2015 02:44 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code]
28-Jul-2015 17:23 Dr. John Smith Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
28-Dec-2019 21:30 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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