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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 25046
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Type:Curtiss Mohawk Mk IV
Owner/operator:2 FPP ATA
Registration: AR658
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:2.5 miles NW of Wroughton -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed after colliding with cables on a ferry flight. The pilot was severely injured and died four days later.

Captain Herbert John Horsey, Air Transport Auxiliary, R.I.P.


Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
02-Feb-2012 09:42 Nepa Updated [Operator, Phase, Nature]
19-Sep-2013 00:14 angels one five Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
20-Oct-2015 17:38 Jixn Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
19-Nov-2018 20:33 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
13-Mar-2020 07:02 angels one five Updated [Narrative]

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