Incident SEPECAT Jaguar S XW560, 11 Aug 1972
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55398
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Type:Silhouette image of generic JAGR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Owner/operator:A&AEE (Aeroplane & Armament Experimental Establishment)
Registration: XW560
MSN: S.06
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Boscombe Down, Wiltshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Uncontained engine failure on ground caused a ruptured fuel tank and the aircraft was destroyed by fire.


Revision history:

04-Jul-2011 11:54 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Jun-2013 01:35 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
15-Jun-2013 01:38 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code, Narrative]
19-Oct-2014 17:44 Route Updated [Operator]
03-Dec-2019 16:58 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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