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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56504
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Date:13-APR-1966
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic GNAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Folland Gnat T.1
Owner/operator:4 FTS Royal Air Force (4 FTS RAF)
Registration: XP507
MSN: FL522
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Irish Sea Off Holyhead, Anglesey -   United Kingdom
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Valley, Anglesey
Destination airport:RAF Valley, Anglesey
Narrative:
Crashed off Holyhead (crash location reported as Grid Reference SH2931074766);flew into the Irish Sea on approach to RAF Valley. Both crew (Flt. Lt. Bill Edwie Carrad Forse and Plt. Off. Peter William Stewart) were killed

Sources:

1. http://web.archive.org/web/20121025182700/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/Folland_Gnat.htm
2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Folland_Gnat#Accidents_and_incidents
3. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1966.htm
4. http://www.coflein.gov.uk/en/site/515862/details/HAWKER+SIDDELEY+GNAT+T.1+XP507/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
13-Jul-2011 12:45 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Oct-2011 08:53 Anon. Updated [Source, Narrative]
06-Jan-2013 15:03 Nepa Updated [Operator]
07-Sep-2013 05:04 Dr.John Smith Updated [Location, Source, Narrative]

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