Accident Percival Provost T Mk I WV627, 24 Oct 1955
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56532
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Type:Percival Provost T Mk I
Owner/operator:2 FTS Royal Air Force (2 FTS RAF)
Registration: WV627
MSN: PAC/56/154
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Yatton Keynell, 5 miles west of Chippenham, Wiltshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: En route
Departure airport:RAF Hullavington, Wiltshire (EGDV)
Destination airport:RAF Hullavington, Wiltshire (EGDV)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Written off 24/10/1955: Collided with Provost T.1 WV631 in the RAF Hullavington circuit at night, whilst flying solo, and crashed near Yatton Keynell, five miles west of Chippenham, Wiltshire. Both crew of both aircraft were killed. Pilot of WV627 was Flight Lieutenant Humphrey Arthur STENNER, aged 33


1. Halley, James (1999) Broken Wings – Post-War Royal Air Force Accidents Tunbridge Wells: Air-Britain (Historians) Ltd. p.175 ISBN 0-85130-290-4.
2. Royal Air Force Aircraft WA100-WZ999 (James J Halley, Air Britain, 1983 p 102)
3. Category Five; A Catalogue of RAF Aircraft Losses 1954 to 2009 by Colin Cummings p.164

Revision history:

30-Apr-2013 17:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Oct-2013 18:44 Dr. John Smith Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Oct-2013 18:51 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
01-Feb-2017 19:42 TB Updated [Time, Operator, Location]
20-Oct-2019 20:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location]
28-Oct-2019 08:55 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]
31-May-2020 21:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Source]
01-Jun-2020 10:25 Boile A. Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Nature, Operator]

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