Accident Westland Whirlwind HAS.7 XN360, 16 Nov 1962
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Date:16-NOV-1962
Time:
Type:Westland Whirlwind HAS.7
Owner/operator:Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm
Registration: XN360
MSN: WA/306
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1 mi W of South Bishop Island, Pembrokeshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:HMS Hermes, Irish Sea
Destination airport:RNAS Brawdy, Pembrokeshire
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Ditched in the Irish Sea after engine failure.

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1962.htm
2. https://api.parliament.uk/historic-hansard/lords/1962/nov/20/naval-helicopter-crash-/index.html
3. http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/C4849770


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Oct-2013 23:43 Dr. John Smith Added
23-Oct-2013 23:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
25-Oct-2013 02:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total occupants, Narrative]
25-Oct-2013 02:28 Dr. John Smith Updated [Narrative]
10-Apr-2015 17:11 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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