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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 47932
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Type:Silhouette image of generic HUNT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Hunter F Mk 4
Owner/operator:7 Sqn Belgische Luchtmacht
Registration: ID-15
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ettelgem -   Belgium
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Departure airport:Chièvres AB, Belgium
Destination airport:Chièvres AB, Belgium
25/08/56: Written off - Crash at Ettelgem after engine problems after an aerobatics flight. The engine started to lose power during the return flight, and the pilot attempted two restarts, but without succes.

He decided to make an emergency landing in field, where a few cows were killed. The aircraft broke up in 4 parts, but the pilot escaped from the wreckage with only a broken ankle. Pilot was Lt.Kol.vl. Mullenders (Commanding Officer, 7 Squadron)
25/08/56: Struck off charge (total time on airframe: 032:45 hrs)
01/09/56: to ARS/Evere for spares recovery
01/11/56: parts of fuselage and engine to Technical School, Saffraanberg for use as instructional material


Revision history:

07-Nov-2008 10:15 ASN archive Added
03-Dec-2011 23:41 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
16-Aug-2012 08:17 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
27-Nov-2019 16:32 Nepa Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Narrative, Operator]

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