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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 161648
Last updated: 24 October 2021
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Date:27-NOV-1962
Time:morning
Type:Fairey Gannet ECM.6
Owner/operator:Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm
Registration: XA414
MSN: F.9284
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:1,5 mi N of Greencastle, Co Donegal , Rep of Ireland -   Ireland
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Ballykelly
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Two Gannet collided and flew into a hillside during formation flight.

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1962.htm
2. https://abpic.co.uk/pictures/view/1335166/
3. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.naval-history.net/xDKCas1960-62].htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Oct-2013 00:28 Dr. John Smith Added
16-Oct-2014 16:49 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Jan-2021 20:42 James Mc Garrigle Updated [Location, Country]

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