Incident BAC Jet Provost T4. XP622, 20 Sep 1963
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56489
 
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Date:20-SEP-1963
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic JPRO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
BAC Jet Provost T4.
Owner/operator:2 FTS Royal Air Force (2 FTS RAF)
Registration: XP622
MSN: PAC/W/16894
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Wymeswold airfield, Nottinghamshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Syerston, Nottinghamshire
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
The Jet Provost's engine flamed out owing to the failure of the High Pressure Pump soon after take-off from RAF Syerston.

The pilot in command attempted a forced landing on the closed Syerston satellite airfield at Wymeswold, but the aircraft stalled in a turn and landed heavily, collapsing the undercarriage

Both occupants of the Jet Provost suffered slight injuries in the accident. The aircraft was struck off charge the sa,e day (20/9/1963) as Cat.5(scrap)

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1963.htm
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20170421194554/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/PROJECT/YEAR_Pages/1963.htm
3. http://www.jetprovostfile.org/t4-xp614-to-xp642/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Sep-2011 14:31 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
28-Nov-2011 16:22 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
10-Oct-2013 16:48 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
14-Mar-2019 16:44 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]

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