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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 64773
Last updated: 27 November 2021
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Date:26-AUG-1979
Time:
Type:Westland Scout AH.1
Owner/operator:BATUS, Army Air Corps
Registration: XR601
MSN: F9523
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Suffield, Alberta -   Canada
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The main rotor severed the tailboom in a heavy landing at Suffield, Canada after engine failure while in a 50 feet hover. One of the two crew were badly injured. Allocated to ground instruction at Arborfield

Sources:

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westland_Scout
www.ukserials.com/losses-1979.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Oct-2011 20:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Narrative]
17-Oct-2011 20:29 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total occupants, Source]

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