Incident Hunting Jet Provost T3 XM373, 29 Jun 1961
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 56626
 
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Date:29-JUN-1961
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic JPRO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Hunting Jet Provost T3
Owner/operator:2 FTS Royal Air Force (2 FTS RAF)
Registration: XM373
MSN: PAC/W/6600
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Syerston, Nottinghamshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Take off
Nature:Training
Departure airport:RAF Syerston, Nottinghamshire
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
Stalled back onto the runway causing the undercarriage to collapse at Syerston, Notts after the pilot lifted off too early in the take off run.

Damage initially assessed as Cat.4 (repairable); later re-assessed as Cat.5(G/I) and aircraft struck off charge 03/07/1961. Transported to RAF Cranwell 20/07/1961 for ground instructional use as 7726M. Scrapped in 1973, except for the cockpit section, which was used as a procedural trailer with 1 FTS RAF Linton-on-Ouse. Later - by 2010 - acquired by the Yorkshire Air Museum, Elvington

Sources:

1. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1961.htm
2. http://www.eurodemobbed.org.uk/locations.php?location=1446
3. http://www.militaryaircraftmarkings.co.uk/MAMupdate67-2010.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Nov-2011 15:22 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Nov-2011 15:23 Dr. John Smith Updated [Aircraft type]
21-Mar-2014 01:42 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]
15-Mar-2019 08:35 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Nature]

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